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|1100 East Capitol Drive|
Shorewood WI United States
| - communication|
| - truss tower|
| - modern|
| - steel|
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|Antenna||1081 ft||FCC (Federal Communications Commission)|
|Roof||988 ft||N. P. Melnikov. Antenna structures. Moscow, 1969|
- At the time of its completion, this was one of the tallest, freestanding lattice towers in the world.
- To make the tower a landmark, 2000, 25 watt lights were installed on the tower in October of 1963, and was coined the "Milwaukee's Tower of Light."
- The lights were used until the energy crisis of the 1973-74, when the viwers suggested that they be turned off.
- The lights were finally removed in 2003.
- Photo: http://gallery.bostonradio.org/2004-07/mke/100-02077-lrg.jpg
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