Charles Gates Dawes House - Evanston IL
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie
N 42° 02.585 W 087° 40.412
16T E 444257 N 4654779
Quick Description: Historic home with a very elaborate entrance
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 10/16/2014 9:51:18 AM
Waymark Code: WMMNWQ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team
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Long Description:
From 1909 until his death, this 2-1/2 story brick mansion was the residence of Charles Gates Dawes (1865-1951), first Director of the Budget (1921) and Vice President of the United States (1925-1929). In 1924, Dawes chaired an international committee that produced the Dawes Plan, which, though it did not solve the World War I reparations problem, did arrange a rational schedule of payments to be made by Germany. For his efforts, he received the Nobel Peace Prize (1925).
Type of material of the door: Wood

Functional door?: Yes

Location of this door/way: On public property

Is it accessable only by paid admission": No

Style: Romanesque

Address or physical location:
225 Greenwood St Evanston, IL

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