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The Southwest Side Historic District: On-line Walking Tour
For Further Reading


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Some of the information contained in this walking tour is from the “Southwest Side Historic District,” a National Register of Historic Places nomination prepared by Carol Lohry Cartwright in 1996 for the the Commission.  A copy of the nomination is available at the Stoughton Public Library.  The assistance of the the Commission, Carol L. Cartwright, Marilyn Granrud, and Christine Schelshorn in the preparation of this guide is greatly appreciated.

Other publications by the the Commission:

  • Historic Downtown Stoughton Design Guidelines: A guide to Renovation and Rehabilitation of Commercial Buildings on Main Street (1993).
  • Historic Main Street:  An architectural and Historical Guide to Downtown Stoughton
    (rev.ed. 1998).
  • Caring for Historic Houses in Stoughton (1998).
  • Stoughton Historic Districts and Landmarks: A Map of Historic Districts and Landmarks in Stoughton, Wisconsin (2001)
  • Historic Stoughton Neighborhood Walking Tours:
  • **Northwest Side Historic District (2000)
  • **East Side Historic District (2001)
  • **East Park Historic District (2005)

This program receives Dederal financial assistance for identification and protection of historic properties. Under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, as amended, the U.S. Department of the Interior prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, or disability or age in its federally assisted programs.  If you believe you have been discriminated against in any program, activity, or facility as described above, or if you desire further information, please write to:

Office of Equal Opportunity
National Park Service
P.O. Box 37127
Washington, D.C. 20013-7127

The activity that is the subject of this publication has been financed in part with Federal funds from the National park Serv ice, U.S. Department of the Interior, and administered by the State Historical Society of Wisconsin.  However, the contents and opinions do not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the Department of the Interior or the State Historical Society of Wisconsin. Nor does the mention of trade names or commercial products constitute endorsement or recommendation by the Dept. of the Interior or the State Historical Society of Wisconsin.



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