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Frederick P. and Caroline Hill Wilcox House

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1904, Vierheilig and Clark. 15 College Ave.
  • (Photograph by Kathryn Bishop Eckert)

This massive Dutch Colonial Revival house has prominent crow-stepped gables. Its red brick is laid in English bond. The foyer contains murals depicting Robin Hood and Ivanhoe painted by Grand Rapids artist Mathias Alten. Frederick P. Wilcox (1857–1912) moved from New York State and practiced law in Grand Rapids.

Writing Credits

Kathryn Bishop Eckert


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Kathryn Bishop Eckert, "Frederick P. and Caroline Hill Wilcox House", [Grand Rapids, Michigan], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

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Cover: Buildings of Michigan

Buildings of Michigan, Kathryn Bishop Eckert. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2012, 258-258.

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