Dr. Sylvester Willard Mansion

203 W. Genesee St., Auburn, New York

Former residence now serving as a museum

Photos 

Overview Looking Northeast

Photo taken by J.R. Manning in November 2020

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 13, 1989
Reference number
89001948
NR name
Willard, Dr. Sylvester, Mansion
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Classical Revival; Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival
Areas of significance
Industry; Art; Health/Medicine; Entertainment/Recreation; Science; Architecture; Social History; Invention
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction; B - Person
Property type
Building
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current function
Museum
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1825-1849; 1925-1949
Significant years
1836; 1843; 1892
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 3
Contributing objects: 2
Non-contributing buildings: 1

Update Log 

  • March 26, 2021: New photos from J.R. Manning
  • March 26, 2021: Updated by J.R. Manning: Updated status and added photos

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