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Title Property Record of 28 Miller Avenue
Catalog Number 2007.09.203
Scope & Content Property Record of 28 Miller Avenue

- Lot 340 -

1878 Chautauqua Lake Sunday School Assembly lease: Mrs. Sabrina Stanton, Mayville, NY/ 99 years from 5 September 1878/ Term rent $150.00
1900 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Merit E. Barnes, Chautauqua, NY/ A promissory note dated September 29, 1900 includes "...agrees to keep $1200.00 fire insurance..."
1912 Chautauqua Institution lease: Ira A. Sturgis, Centerville, PA
1921 Chautauqua Institution lease: Mrs. Grace Tibbitts Johnston, Geneva, Ohio
1922 Chautauqua Institution lease: Mrs. Romaine Robinson and Mrs. Sarah A. Robinson, Buffalo, NY
1925 Chautauqua Institution lease: Kenneth B. & Grace K. Button (H&W), Shields, PA/ 605/41
1939 Chautauqua Institution deed: Kenneth B. & Grace K. Button/ In lieu of the 1925 lease to them/ 653/15
19?? Estate: Grace K. Button died/ Survivor Kenneth B. Button
1965 Florence J. Lang, RD 2, Mayville, NY/ 1283/362
1975 Carol F. Worley, Robstown, Texas/ 1568/262
1982 Joseph Rait, Buffalo, NY/ 1945/160
1987 Joseph M. Rait, DDS PC Pension Trust/ 2124/89 91
1987 Joseph Rait, Buffalo, NY/ 2133/31
1990 James L. Magee, Jamestown, NY/ 2212/163

1991 Addendum: Ninety years ago, in 1901, the Chautauqua Assembly published a list of 56 "Boarding Cottages" including this one: Cottage Name: Stanton, 28 Miller, $6 to 8 per week; Proprietor, Mrs. B.S. Stanton

1999Justine L. Magee, Jamestown, NY/ 51-16-6

Additional material available in the property file. See The Chautauquan Daily, July 18, 1987, page 9.
Dates of Creation 2007
Collection The Arthur Wade Property File Collection
Search Terms Barnes, Merit E.
Stanton, Sabrina
Sturgis, Ira S.
Johnston, Grace Tibbitts
Robinson, Romaine
Robinson, Sarah A.
Button, Kenneth B.
Button, Grace K.
Lang, Florence J.
Worley, Carol F.
Rait, Joseph M.
Magee, James L.
Magee, Justine L.
Real Estate
Object Name Property reference file
Classification Real Estate
Lexicon category 10: Unclassifiable Artifacts
Lexicon sub-category Need to Classify
Catalog type Archive
Dates of Accumulation 2007
Cottage Nickname The Tyrone; Stanton Cottage