Hotel Loraine 1923-25

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Erected 2011 by Madison Landmarks Commission
Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin
43° 4.407′ N, 89° 23.146′ W
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HOTEL LORAINE
Herbert W. Tullgren, Architect
1923-1925
This building was designed by Herbert W. Tullgren, an architect nationally known for his design of hotels and apartment buildings in period revival styles. Hotel Loraine, having elements of both the Tudor and Mediterranean revival styles was the most expensive commercial construction project in the city to date, at $1.1 million. Named after the niece of hotel company president, Walter Schroeder, Hotel Loraine contributed to the social and commercial development of the city by hosting numerous celebrities and notable events as a premier lodging place until 1968.
Designated October 25, 2002
Madison Landmarks Commission

The property is located on eastbound West Washington Avenue, at its intersection with North Fairchild Street, at 123 West Washington Avenue, Madison, Wisconsin 53703.

The marker is No. 159 in a series of markers erected by the Madison Landmarks Commission.

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