Baker-Emerson House, 2215 Dupont Avenue North, Minneapolis Minnesota

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Baker-Emerson House

Baker-Emerson House
Address: 2215 Dupont Avenue N
Neighborhood/s: Hawthorne, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Hennepin County, Minnesota
State/province: Minnesota
Country: United States
Year built: 1883
Primary Style: Queen Anne
Secondary Style: Eastlake/Stick Style
Historic Function: House/single dwelling or duplex
Current Function: Multiple dwelling
Material of Exterior Wall Covering: Wood
First Owner: George L. Baker

Hawthorne Minneapolis Hennepin

Baker-Emerson House, 2215 Dupont Avenue North, Minneapolis Minnesota
(45.001994° N, 93.293016° WLatitude: 45°0′7.178″N
Longitude: 93°17′34.858″W

The Baker-Emerson House, located only two blocks from the West Broadway Avenue commercial corridor, remains an excellent example of a middle-class residence built in the 1880s. The two-and one-half story frame house has retained both its

Eastlake and Queen Anne style elements even though the property has changed ownership numerous times. The three earliest residents, William Huntington, George L. Baker and Carey Emerson, were all involved in similar businesses and Baptist organizations. The succession of ownership is illustrative of a network of associations based on business and church membership in North Minneapolis neighborhoods.[1]


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[1] Baker-Emerson House, City of Minneapolis


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