How to Learn more about your Historical Home

Julius dove into the United States archives and found some great information on Cherry Street’s previous tenants. The 1940s Census Project makes it super simple to find more information on your historical home. Want to start your own search? Click Here.

Remember, if you’re a member of the Riverside Avondale Preservation Society, you have access to the local archives. We’ve posted what we were provided from the Society online, here.

1.22.1920

4.1930

The Loftins owned our home in the 1920s

4.12.1940

The Brelsfords owned our home in the 1940s

1945 Census

1945 Census with the Brelsfords

RAP provides you a PDF that includes a Statement of Significance (architectural narrative & context + historical narrative & context), maps, pictures, previous articles & other historically significant information. You can read ours here.

Hope you have a great Thursday!