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Title Property Record of 3 Morris Avenue
Catalog Number 2007.09.237
Scope & Content Property Record of 3 Morris Avenue

See 6 Bliss Ave. File (2007.09.592) for Lot 292 history

- Lot 224 -

1874 Chautauqua Lake Camp Meeting Association lease: John J. Bowen, Jamestown, NY/ 99 years from 21 August 1873/ Term rent $75.00/ 157/87
1883 Land Contract: Mr. Bowen agreed to sell, on a time basis, to Annie E. Miller and Samuel A. Porter, both of Jamestown/ 202/612
1887 Mr. Porter's interest sold to Silus F. Gibbs, who sold to William A. Mayborne in 1888
1890 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Miss Lucy A. Sturgeon, Fairview, PA
1891 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Mrs. Jane Ann Cornell, Chautauqua, NY
1892 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Mrs. Alice Herrick
1902 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Mrs. Jane Ann Cornell
1909 Lease Assigned back to the Institution to facilitate part of the rearrangement of roadways at Bliss and Ramble Avenues to make room for a larger Colonnard Building/ This Morris Avenue Lot was enlarged, made deeper, by attaching the Easter 8 feet of Lot 291 to it/ Subsequent leases described the larger Lot 224
1909 Chautauqua Institution lease: Mrs. B.O. (Alta) McGreggor, Chautauqua, NY
1910 Chautauqua Institution lease: Mrs. Sophia S. Hall, Avalon, PA
1930 Chautauqua Institution lease: Fred D. Cogswell, Chautauqua, NY
1948 Chautauqua Institution deed: Fred D. Cogswell/ In Lieu of the 1930 lease to him/ 818/228
1986 Marilyn G. Levinson, Erie, PA/ 2111/609
1987 Chautauqua Institution deed: Marilyn G. Levinson, Erie, PA/ Enlarging Lot 224 and adjacent Lot 292 based on a 1987 land survey/ 2120/416

1991 Addendum: Ninety years ago, in 1901, the Chautauqua Assembly published a list fo 56 "Board Cottages" including this one
Cottage Rate per week Proprietor
Name Address
HERRICK 3 Morris $6 to 9 Mrs. C.G. Herrick

1994 James Levinson, Key Largo, FL
Dates of Creation 2007
Collection The Arthur Wade Property File Collection
Search Terms Miller, Annie E.
Cornell, Jane Ann
Cogswell, Fred D.
Lester, Garra L., M.D.
Levinson, Marilyn G.
Bowen, John J.
Porter, Samuel A.
Gibbs, Silus F.
Mayborne, William A.
Sturgeon, Lucy A.
Herrick, Alice
McGreggor, Alta
Hall, Sophia S.
Levinson, James
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 Herrick Cottage