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Title Property Record of 5-7 S. Terrace Avenue
Catalog Number 2007.09.465
Scope & Content Property Record of 5-7 S. Terrace Avenue

- Lot 102 -

1875 Chautauqua Lake Camp Meeting Association lease: Isaac W. Dawson and Mrs. A.M. Clark, North East, PA/ 99 years from 8 July 1875/ Term rent $80.00/ 157/21

- Lot 103 -

1876 Chautauqua Lake Sunday School Assembly lease: Sardius Steward, Town of Harmony, NY/ 99 years from 19 May 1875/ Term rent $100.00
1879 Lease Assigned: Isaac W. Dawson (Wife, Jane)

- Lots 102 & 103 -

1885 Note: The Dawsons probably built the boarding house on both lots about 1885, because the combined assessed valuations of $400 in 1884 jumped to $1300 by 1886
1888 Chautauqua Assembly lease: C.G. Herrick, Chautauqua, NY
1890 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Mrs. Mary Brooks Westcott
1897 Chautauqua Assembly agreed to trade use of the southerly 6 feet of vacant Lot 47 that faces Miller Park to provide room for steps down from The Albion to a exchange for a small triangular part of Lot 102 for rear access to S. Terrace Avenue from Lot 48
1903 Chautauqua Institution lease: Mary Brooks Westcott
1911 Chautauqua Institution lease: Amanda S. Johnson, Jamestown, NY
1913 Chautauqua Institution lease: Arthur A. Lee (wife, Gertrude), Jamestown, NY/ 402/453
1915 Chautauqua Institution lease: John L. & Mary M. Wade (H&W), Ellicott, NY
1916 Chautauqua Institution lease: Mary M. Wade (wife of John L.)/ 424/437
1918 Chautauqua Institution lease: Walter S. Young, Chautauqua, NY
1918 Chautauqua Institution lease: Rachael Alice Miller, Pelham Manor, NY
1922 Chautauqua Institution lease: Oscar B. & Katherine Anderson (H&W)/ (Lease recorded 1937)/ 633/93
19?? Estates: Oscar and Katherine Anderson both deceased
1963 Affidavit filed regarding the 1922 lease by the heirs/ 1224/344
1963 Chautauqua Institution deed: Gladys A. Tichbourne: Dania, Florida and her brother, R. Norman Anderson, Teaneck, New Jersey/ In lieu of their parents' 1922 lease? 715/59
1968 Gladys A. Tichbourne, Chautauqua, NY and Dania, FL/ 1344/569
1991 Addendum: Ninety years ago, in 1901, the Chautauqua Assembly published a list of 56 "Boarding Cottages" including this one:

Cottage Rate per
Name Address Week Proprietor
Albion 5 Terrace $6 to 10 A.D. Wescott

1998 May 29 - Seller: Joan Weaver. 8790 15th Way N, St. Petersburg, FL 33702; Buyer: Samuel M. Hazlett Jr., 5401 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis, IN 46208/ 50-14-13-2
1998 September 4 - Seller: Joan T. Weaver, 8790 15th Way N., St. Petersburg, FL 33702;' Buyer: William Soffel & Karen Goodell, PO Box 51, Chautauqua, NY 14722/ 50-14-13.1
1998 September 4 - Seller William Soffel & Karen Goodell; Buyer: Chautauqua Restoration
Dates of Creation 2007
Collection The Arthur Wade Property File Collection
Search Terms Steward, Sardius
Herrick, C.G.
Anderson, Oscar B.
Tichbourne, Gladys A.
Hazlett, Samuel M., Jr.
Weaver, Joan T.
Soffel, William D.
Dawson, Isaac W.
Clark, A.M.
Dawson, Jane
Wescott, Mary Brooks
Johnson, Amanda S.
Lee, Arthur A.
Lee, Gertrude
Wade, John L.
Wade, Mary M.
Young, Walter S.
Miller, Rachel Alice
Anderson, Katherine
Anderson, R. Norman
Goodell, Karen
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 Albion
Cottage Build Date 1885