Architect: Bruce Knutson Date: 1990 Style: English Cottage Revival The Josephs, who owned 5 Red Cedar Lane, sold the eastern part of their large lot, where this house was built. A timber frame surrounds the front door. The exterior surface of…

Architect: Perry Larawa Date: 1940 Style: English Cottage Revival Perry Larawa, who designed the house at 1 Red Cedar Lane for his own family, also designed this house. It was purchased by the Joseph family in the 1950s. Burton Joseph was a…

Architect: William Gray Purcell Date: 1928 Style: English Cottage Revival William Purcell, who is best known for the Prairie School buildings he designed with his partner, George Elmslie, designed this house after the Purcell & Elmslie…

Architect: Perry Larawa Date: 1940 Style: English Cottage Revival This house of several gables is sheathed in two colors of brick, some of which were intentionally “aged” with dashes of mortar. The front door is surrounded by a sheltering…

Red Cedar Lane – an Introduction The story of Red Cedar Lane revolves around John Jager (pronounced yăger) who was born in Slovenia in 1871 and died in Minneapolis in 1959. In 1898, Jager received a degree in architecture from the Vienna…

6 Red Cedar Lane — John and Selma Jager house Architect: John Jager; remodeled by William and Susan Sandberg Date: 1919; remodeled 1973 Style: Originally, a simple gabled structure with clapboard siding and basement clad in boulders. As…