Gwinn Model Town Historic District

Including most of the original plat of Gwinn and surrounding greenbelt
Forsyth, Michigan

Historic Document

Gwinn Model Town Historic District is located in Marquette County, Michigan certified as a historic location on Monday June 24, 2002. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Landscape, Commerce/Trade, more specifically a Single Dwelling, Multiple Dwelling, Plaza, Business. Gwinn Model Town Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture, Industry.

Gwinn Model Town Historic District Information

Other Name: Gwinn
Ownership Type: Private, Local, Federal
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Names Associated With This Location: Mather, William G.
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1907, 1933, 1946
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Manning, Ward; Charlton, D. Fred
Architectural Style: Cleveland-Cliff Iron Co. dup
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Gwinn Model Town Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 1790
Number of historically contributing buildings: 209
Number of historically contributing sites: 22
Number of historically contributing structures: 2
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 301
Number of noncontributing sites: 2
Number of noncontributing structures: 7
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Forsyth Historic Locations Marquette County Historic Locations Michigan Historic Locations