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Charles A. and Gertrude M. Hammer

Neighborhood Architect/Builder Year Built Architectural Style Located on the Milwaukee River in Riverwest, this two-story Cape Cod style house is essentially unchanged from when it was built in 1935. On Sunday, June 18, 1935, a Milwaukee Journal article reports that this home was one of “the two largest permits in Milwaukee … a $8,500 brick…