Architectural Geology of Southeastern Wisconsin

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Kenosha’s Southport Light – a classic use of Cream City Brick manufactured up the coast in Milwaukee. The off-white color, rather similar to that of the region’s Silurian dolostone bedrock, reflects the calcium- and magnesium-rich Wisconsin clay from which the bricks was made.