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Title Property Record of 26 Cookman Avenue
Catalog Number 2007.09.655
Scope & Content Property Record of 26 Cookman Avenue

- Lot 521 -

1879 Chaurauqua Lake Sunday School Assembly lease: G.H. Howard, Wattsburg, PA/ 99 years from 23 August 1879/ Term rent $200.00
1889 Chautauqua Assembly lease: Miss Amelia M. Starkweather, Randolph, NY/ Note: Judging by the Tax Assessors' valuations, Miss Starkweather must have built a cottage promptly/ The vacant lot was valued at $140 for ten years and when she took over, the valuation jumped to $900/ (Built c. 1889)
1903 Chautauqua Institution lease: Minot J. Savage, New York City
1904 Chautauqua Institution Agreement: Rev. Savage and the American Unitarian Association "may use the property as a Denominational Headquarters...subject to the usual rules."
1909 Chautauqua Institution lease: The American Unitarian Association, Boston, MA
1939 Chautauqua Institution deed: The American Unitarian Association, Boston, MA/ In lieu of the 1909 lease to it/ 653/86
1963 Eldred B. Heisel, Hilliard, OH/ 1223/219
1970 W. Phillip McConnel, North Canton, OH/ 1383/30
1973 Dianne K. Martin, Warren, OH/ 1474/285

Additional material available in the property file.
Dates of Creation 2007
Collection The Arthur Wade Property File Collection
Search Terms American Unitarian Association
Starkweather, Amelia M.
Heisel, Eldred B.
Howard, G.H.
Savage, Minot J.
McConnell, W. Phillip
Martin, Dianne K.
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 Unitarian House
Cottage Build Date 1900