National Register of Historic Places listings in Calumet County, Wisconsin facts for kids
This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Calumet County, Wisconsin. It is intended to provide a comprehensive listing of entries in the National Register of Historic Places that are located in Calumet County, Wisconsin. The locations of National Register properties for which the latitude and longitude coordinates are included below may be seen in a map.
There are 10 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county.
|Name on the Register||Image||Date listed||Location||City or town||Description|
|1||Aebischer Site (47CT30)||
||Chilton||Four archaeological sites ranging from 9000 BC to 1900 AD, located within the Killsnake Wildlife Area, including a Paleo-Indian site which has produced Clovis-like fluted points.|
|2||Calumet County Courthouse||
|206 Court St.
||Chilton||Neoclassical courthouse with center dome, built in 1913 and designed by B. Mehner, who designed the similar Taylor County Courthouse.|
|3||Calumet County Park Group||
|N6150 CTH EE
|Hilbert||Six effigy mounds of panthers or water spirits, on the escarpment overlooking Lake Winnebago.|
|4||Chilton Post Office||
|57 E. Main St.
||Chilton||Red-brick Georgian Revival building built by the Public Works Administration in 1938, containing a 1940 mural by Charles W. Thwaites: "Threshing Barley."|
|5||Haese Memorial Village Historic District||
|Milwaukee and Randolph Sts
||Forest Junction||Remnant business district of a town that formed where two railroads crossed, then withered as logging faded, as the automobile replaced the train, and as Appleton grew. Structures include the 1884 Haese General Store (pictured), the 1908 Hunt hardware store, a summer kitchen, and the 1908 Haese gas station.|
|6||High Cliff Mounds||
||Sherwood||Effigy mound group on the escarpment at High Cliff State Park, including panther mounds, conical and linear.|
||Brothertown||Collection of mounds, enclosures & burial grounds built by Woodland people.|
||Stockbridge||Site of a palisaded village, possibly built around 1100 CE by a mix of effigy mound and Late Woodland people.|
|9||Stockbridge Indian Cemetery||
|N of Stockbridge off WI 55
||Stockbridge||Small burial ground of a farming community of Stockbridge Indians from around the 1820s to 1856, since moved to Shawano County. Burials include John Quinney.|
|10||Herman C. Timm House||
|1600 Main St.
||New Holstein||The initial modest house built in 1872 was expanded and remodeled in a grand Stick style in 1892. Timm was a German immigrant who built a grain elevator in New Holstein, served as village president, and founded the State Bank. Now a museum.|
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