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Title Property Record of 12 Pratt Avenue
Catalog Number 2007.09.317
Scope & Content Property Record of 12 Pratt Avenue


- Lot 346 -

1878 Chautauqua Lake Sunday School Assembly lease: S.H. Evans, Tidioute, PA/ 99 years from 26 August 1878/ Term rent $150.00
1879 Lease Assigned to A.R. Mix, Lander, PA
1883 Judging by the Tax Assessors' valuations over the years, it seems that Mr. Mix built a cottage right away, and it must have been above average/ Other cottages close by were listed at $300 and $350 the same year this one was assessed at $550/ The cottage could have been built as early as 1881 but due to a lag in the system the first listing was for the year 1884
1886 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Mrs. Wilamina Baker, Corry, PA
1891 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Miss Mary J. Perrine, Rochester, NY
1893 Chautauqua Assembly lease: S. Lizzie Clark, Rochester, NY
1903 Chautauqua Institution lease: Miss Mary J. Perrine, Rochester, NY
1924 Estate: Mary J. Perrine died intestate/ Charles W. Perrine, Adm.
1924 Chautauqua Institution lease: Claude S. Arnold and Fred T. Baker, Chautauqua, NY
1933 Estate: Fred T. Baker died testate/ Wife, Margaret Carroll Baker, Executrix and sole legatee/ Wills 34/137
1935 Chautauqua Institution lease: Margaret C. Baker
1939 Chautauqua Institution deed: Mrs. Margaret C. Baker
1965 Estate: Margaret C. Baker died testate/ Helen Baker Dornberger, Executrix/ This cottage willed to two of her five children/ Undivided half interest to each of these daughters: Helen Baker Dornberger and Cecilia Baker Fisher as tenants in common/ Wills 56/473/ and Deeds 1284/27
1972 William R. & Mary L. Mertz (H&W), McMurray, PA/ 1428/268
1980 Walter G. McIntosh, Queensland, Australia/ 1890/473
1980 Chautauqua Institution Waiver of Setback Restrictions/ 1890/470
1982 Anne C. (Mrs. Walter G.) McIntosh/ 1976/62
1984 Walter Stevenson McIntosh, Surfers Paradise, Queensland, Australia/ 2013/458

Additional material available in the property file. See The Chautauquan Daily, July 24, 1981.
Dates of Creation 2007
Collection The Arthur Wade Property File Collection
Search Terms Perrine, Mary J.
Arnold, Claude S.
Baker, Fred T.
Baker, Margeret C.
Dornberger, Helen Baker
Fisher, Cecilia Baker
Evans, S.H.
Mix, A.R.
Baker, Wilamina
Clark, S. Lizzie
Perrine, Charles W.
Mertz, William R.
Mertz, Mary L.
McIntosh, Walter G.
McIntosh, Anne C.
McIntosh, Walter Stevenson
Real Estate
cottages
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 Rose Cottage; Rose Apartments
Cottage Build Date 1882