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

Webster-Van Hovenberg-Larson-Carpenter House

 

—City of Eau Claire Landmark Commission —

 
Webster-Van Hovenberg-Larson-Carpenter House Marker image. Click for full size.
By K. Linzmeier, July 15, 2014
1. Webster-Van Hovenberg-Larson-Carpenter House Marker
Inscription.
Historic Building
Cornelius Webster, a bricklayer, constructed this house in 1881. Its single story, brick design is somewhat unusual for this time period. The house has had four owners, with Webster owning it until 1891. Subsequent owners include: Henry Van Hovenberg from 1891 to 1951; Mr. and Mrs. Lionel Larson from 1951 to 1989; and Mr. and Mrs. Charles Carpenter purchasing the property in 1989.

Designated August 24th
Nineteen Hundred and Seventy-Eight

 
Erected 1978 by the City of Eau Claire Landmark Commission.
 
Location. 44° 48.032′ N, 91° 29.593′ W. Marker is in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, in Eau Claire County. Marker is on Summit Avenue east of State Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 333 Summit Avenue, Eau Claire WI 54701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bryon A. Buffington Home (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Sumner Moon House (about 600 feet away); Bailey-Cass Curtis (about 700 feet away); Addison Cutter House (about 700 feet away);
Cornelius L. Webster House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By K. Linzmeier, July 15, 2014
2. Cornelius L. Webster House and Marker
Swift-Wing Home (approx. 0.2 miles away); Kinney House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Schwahn House (approx. ¼ mile away); Katherine and James Wickham House (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Eau Claire.
 
Also see . . .
1. Cornelius Webster House. (Submitted on August 5, 2014.)
2. Wisconsin Historical Society. 333 Summit Avenue; Architecture and History Inventory. (Submitted on August 5, 2014.) 
 
Additional keywords. Cornelius Webster House
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 5, 2014, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 189 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 5, 2014, by Keith L of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.
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