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Maplewood Hotel

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1860; 1923 facade, George W. Maher. 428 Butler St.
  • (Photograph by Roger Funk)

Seeking an up-to-date fashionable appearance for Saugatuck, Maher (1864–1926), a Chicago architect who summered in Saugatuck, created the classical front for this two-story hotel owned by the Wicks family. Prior to 1898, the hotel served as furniture and grocery stores and apartments.

Writing Credits

Kathryn Bishop Eckert


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Kathryn Bishop Eckert, "Maplewood Hotel", [Saugatuck, Michigan], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Cover: Buildings of Michigan

Buildings of Michigan, Kathryn Bishop Eckert. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2012, 272-272.

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