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Title Property Record of 25 Bowman Avenue
Catalog Number 2007.09.610
Scope & Content Property Record of 25 Bowman Avenue

- Lots 720 & 721 -

1906 Chautauqua Institution lease: Chautauqua Fire Department/ 99 years from 10 May 1906/ Term rent $1.00/ s/s William H. Hickman, President, Chautauqua Institution Board of Trustees; s/s Cassius E. Casselman, Louis J. Harter, George W. Rowland, J.K. Miller and Frank L. Terry, Directors, C.F.D.
1945 Lease assigned back to Chautauqua Institution to enable it to deed the property to the Chautauqua Utility District/ s/s James T. Powers, Chief and Randall E. Widrig, Secretary of C.F.D.
1945 Chautauqua Institution deed: The Chautauqua Utility District, a New York Corporation/ 653/320
1961 In conformance with the understanding when the new Fire House property (across Massey Avenue) was conveyed to the C.U.D., the C.U.D. resolved to convey this old Fire House property to Chautauqua Institution/ s/s Bartlett C. Gifford, Secretary/ Miscellaneous Rec 2/93
1961 Quit Claim Deed to Chautauqua Institution from C.U.D. s/s Harry D. Montgomery, Chairman/ 1178/144
1962 Lot 721 split into Northerly Half to go with Lot 722 and Southerly Half to go with Lot 720

1962 - Lot 720 and Southerly 1/2 Lot 721 only -

1962 Chautauqua Institution deed: Harry B., Jr., & Sara A. Cox (H&W), Chautauqua, NY and Harry Bovard Cox III, Hannibal, MO/ 715/50
1965 Paul J. & Eva M. Utnehmer (H&W), Beaver, PA/ 1275/393
1970 Herbert W. & Gladys M. Funk (H&W), Ft. Lauderdale, FL/ 1385/521

1970 - Lot 720 & Southerly 1/2 Lot 721 & NE of Massey Ave. -

1970 Chautauqua Institution deed: Herbert W. & Gladys M. Funk (H&W), Ft. Lauderdale, FL/ 1385/590
1975 Rose S. Tarasi and Rocco F. Tarasi II/ As tenants in Common/ 1585/197
1977 Rose S. Tarasi, Pittsburgh, PA/ 1729/ 167
1998 Seller: Rose Tarasi, c/o Linda Harper, 406 Hidden Spring Lane, Pittsburgh, PA/ 52-4-1; Buyer: Paul Britton, Etal, 6291 Everwood Ct., South, E. Amherst, NY 14051/ 52-4-2

Additional material available in the property file.
Dates of Creation 2007
Collection The Arthur Wade Property File Collection
Search Terms Chautauqua Fire Department
Casselman, Cassius E.
Chautauqua Utility District
Harter, Louis J.
Miller, J.K.
Terry, Frank L.
Powers, James T.
Widrig, Randall E.
Gifford, Bartlett C.
Montgomery, Harry D.
Cox, Sara A.
Cox, Harry B., Jr.
Cox, Harry Bovard, III
Utnehmer, Eva M.
Utnehmer, Paul J.
Tarasi, Rose S.
Rowland, George W.
Hickman, William H.
Funk, Herbert W.
Funk, Gladys M.
Tarasi, Rocco F.
Britton, Paul
Harper, Linda
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 Old Firehouse
Cottage Build Date 1891