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Eau Claire in Eau Claire County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Bryon A. Buffington Home

1500 State Street

 

—City of Eau Claire Landmark Commission —

 
Bryon A. Buffington Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By K. Linzmeier, July 15, 2014
1. Bryon A. Buffington Home Marker
Inscription.
Historic Home
Bryan A. Buffington built this Queen Anne house in 1890. Buffington, a prominent lumberman and business leader, served the city as an alderman and mayor and was also elected to the Wisconsin General Assembly. Upon the death of Bryan's wife, Fannie, the house was donated to the Episcopal Diocese of Eau Claire.

Designated April Twentieth
Nineteen Hundred and Eighty-Three

 
Erected 1983 by the City of Eau Claire Landmark Commission.
 
Location. 44° 47.989′ N, 91° 29.707′ W. Marker is in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, in Eau Claire County. Marker is at the intersection of State Street and Lincoln Avenue, on the right when traveling south on State Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1500 State Street, Eau Claire WI 54701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Webster-Van Hovenberg-Larson-Carpenter House (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Addison Cutter House (about 800 feet away); Katherine and James Wickham House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sumner Moon House (approx. 0.2 miles away);
Buffington Home and Marker image. Click for full size.
By K. Linzmeier, July 15, 2014
2. Buffington Home and Marker
Bailey-Cass Curtis (approx. 0.2 miles away); Swift-Wing Home (approx. ¼ mile away); Kinney House (approx. ¼ mile away); Schwahn House (approx. ¼ mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Eau Claire.
 
More about this marker. Different spellings of the given name are used – Bryon and Bryan on the marker, with Byron used elsewhere.
 
Also see . . .
1. Byron Buffington House. (Submitted on August 7, 2014.)
2. Historic home may be altered. (Submitted on August 7, 2014.)
3. Byron A. Buffington. Find A Grave; Lakeview Cemetery (Buffington donated the land overlooking Half Moon Lake for Lakeview Cemetery). (Submitted on August 7, 2014.) 
 
Additional keywords. Byron Buffington House
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Byron A. Buffington Home image. Click for full size.
By K. Linzmeier, July 15, 2014
3. Byron A. Buffington Home
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 233 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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