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

John S. Owen House

 

—City of Eau Claire Landmark Commission —

 
John S. Owen House Marker image. Click for full size.
By K. Linzmeier, August 26, 2014
1. John S. Owen House Marker
Inscription.
Historic Building
John S. Owen became one of Eau Claire's powerful lumber barons. The house is a Colonial Revival style built in 1923 as the Owen's second residence.

Designated March Nineteen
Nineteen Hundred and Eighty-Six

 
Erected 1986 by the City of Eau Claire Landmark Commission.
 
Location. 44° 48.33′ N, 91° 29.78′ W. Marker is in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, in Eau Claire County. Marker is on Porter Avenue south of Earl Street, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 907 Porter Avenue, Eau Claire WI 54701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Roy Wilcox House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Eau Claire County Courthouse Square (about 500 feet away); The Cobblestone House (about 500 feet away); Petronilla and James T. Barber House (about 600 feet away); Orlando Brice House (about 600 feet away); Old Abe of Co. C (about 700 feet away); Dean-Griffin House (about 700 feet away); Temple of Free Masonry (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Eau Claire.
 
Also see . . .
1. John S. Owen House.
John S. Owen House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By K. Linzmeier, August 26, 2014
2. John S. Owen House and Marker
National Register of Historic Places #83003387
Listed January 28, 1983
(Submitted on September 3, 2014.)
2. John S. Owen Obituary. (Submitted on September 3, 2014.)
3. John Sabine Owen. Find A Grave. (Submitted on September 3, 2014.) 
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 266 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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