Joseph L. Forepaugh House, 302 Summit Avenue, Saint Paul, Minnesota

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Joseph L. Forepaugh House

Exterior 2001
Address: 302 Summit Avenue
Neighborhood/s: Summit Hill, Saint Paul, Minnesota
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Ramsey County, Minnesota
State/province: Minnesota
Country: United States
Year built: 1889
Primary Style: Queen Anne
Historic Function: House/single dwelling or duplex
Current Function: Apartments/condominiums
Material of Exterior Wall Covering: Brick
Material of Roof: Asphalt Shingles
Material of Foundation: Limestone

Summit Hill Saint Paul Ramsey

Joseph L. Forepaugh House, 302 Summit Avenue, Saint Paul, Minnesota
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National Register of Historic Places Information
Certification date: 1976/08/13
Level of significance: State

Forepaugh moved here with his family in 1891 after leaving his wood frame house on Irvine Park (it still stands today and is used as a restaurant). Forepaugh was a member of the firm Forepaugh and Tarbox, manufacturers and wholesalers of boots and shoes. Forepaugh also owned a drygoods business. Members of the family owned the house for at least fifty years. However, by 1978 it had been subdivided into 19 apartments. Several years ago It was restored and the number of units significantly reduced and sold as condos.


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