Stevens Point Normal School (aka "Old Main")

Photographed March 27, 2015
Stevens Point, Portage County, Wisconsin
44.524099,-89.568848

The building is located on northbound Fremont Street, at its intersection with one-way eastbound Main Street / Wisconsin Route 66, at 1108 Fremont Street, Stevens Point, Wisconsin 54481.

NOTE: There is lots of parking on Fremont Street to access the marker; otherwise, no nearby ("legal") parking available.


The University of Wisconsin Digital Collection
Hansen, William C. / Wisconsin State University, Stevens Point (1964)
I. The Normal School, 1894-1926, pp. [unnumbered]-22

Wisconsin Historical Society Architecture and History Inventory
2100 East Main Street, Portage County, Stevens Point
Historic Name: Stevens Point State Normal School
Other Name: UW-Stevens Point, Old Main, STP 0001
Reference No. 16983
Year Bult: 1894
Architectural Style: Richardson Romanesque
Wall Material: Brick
Architect: Selby & Perkins (Chicago)
National Register Listing Date: 1976-12-12
State Register Listing Date: 1989-01-01




Screenshots of vintage postcard provided by CardCow.com.
Normal School, Stevens Point, Wis.
Postmarked July 27, 1909


The small marker is mounted to the facade, to the right of the entrance.


The building is now "Old Main" to UW Stevens Point.

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