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The Oaklands at WMU


The Oaklands at WMU
Source: Photo by Patrick Jouppi, September 2010


The Oaklands at WMU was added to the National Register of Historic Places on 27 May 1983. In addition to being listed on the National Register, The Oaklands at WMU enjoys local historic district status as a single resource historic district.

Click here for more information concerning the history and current uses of The Oaklands at WMU.

National Register Information

The following information reflects the manner in which  The Oaklands at WMU is categorized by the National Register of Historic Places and the Michigan State Historic Preservation Office.


  • Architecture/Engineering
  • Architecture

Historic Use:

  • Domestic

Current Use:

  • Education


  • State

Architectural Style:

  • Italianate

Period of Significance:

  • 1866-1900

Significant  Dates:

  • 1870

National Register Information System Item Number:

  • 83000865



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National Register of Historic Places

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