8. Harry Alschuler House, 1891

A large house with spires on it.
This Queen Anne style house was built in 1891 by Harry Alschuler. Note the unusual gable lights and turret. Harry, Charles and Louis Alschuler established Alschuler Brothers' clothing store in 1885. It became the first store in Aurora to have electric lights. Alschuler was later a director of First National Bank.


142 S Lincoln Avenue
Aurora, IL 60505