220 East Main Street, Waterville

Town of Sangerfield / Oneida County

Construction Dates:

  • c. 1845 - cabinet and organ shop
  • 1873 - residence separated from 222 East Main Street
  • 1895 - south addition

Occupants:

  • Alvinza Andrews (c. 1830-1857)
  • Waterville Seminary (1857-?)
  • Waterville Y.M.C.A. (1896-1907)
  • Waterville Public Library (1908-2006)
  • Waterville Historical Society

Maps:

  • 1852 - [Building outline on or near site. No label.]
  • 1858 - Waterville Boarding School
  • 1874 - W Waldo
  • 1885 - [Building depicted.]
  • 1894 -
  • 1899 -
  • 1906 -
  • 1907 - Y.M.C.A.
  • 1912 -
  • 1928 -
  • 1938 - Public Library

Land Records:

  • 1857 - Deed. Henry Tower from Alvinza Andrews. Oneida County, vol. 223, p. 272. Recorded in 1860.
  • 1858 - Deed. Lamar Hayhurst from Henry Tower. Oneida County, vol. 209, p. 358.
  • 1867 - Deed. William W. Thomas from Lamar W. Hayhurst. Oneida County, vol. 276, p. 211.
  • 1873 - Deed. Hos[e]a B. Titus from William W. and Mary E. Thomas. Oneida County, vol. 340, p. 384.
  • 1885 - Deed. Adelia J. Winchell from Cornelia S. Tower. Oneida County, vol. 437, p. 162.
  • 1894 - Deed. Fred A. Smith from Adelia J. Winchell. Oneida County, vol. 517, p. 25.
  • 1895 - Deed. Fred A. Smith from Hosea B. Titus. Oneida County, vol. 517, p. 87.
  • 1895 - Deed. M. Geneveive Brainard from Fred A. Smith. Oneida County, vol. 517, p. 316.
  • 1895 - Deed. Young Mens Christian Association of Waterville NY from M. Genevia Brainard. Oneida County, vol. 527, p. 2.

News Sources:

  • 1858 - "To REV. L. W. HAYHURST," Waterville Times, March 6, 1858, p. 3.
  • 1858 - "Chronicles," Waterville Times, April 3, 1858, p. 2.
  • 1874 - "Waterville Improvements!," [. . . the old "Community Buildings" . . . have been separated . . .] Waterville Times, February 5, 1874, p. 4.
  • 1894 - "Matters About Town," [The Waterville Young Men's Christian Association is to have a home of its own. . . .] Waterville Times, December 28, 1894, p. 4.
  • 1894 - "Matters About Town," [A petition has been circulated . . .] Waterville Times, April 12, 1894, p. 5.
  • 1894 - "Matters About Town," [The directors of the Y. M. C. A. have reconsidered their action . . .] Waterville Times, October 25, 1894, p. 5.
  • 1896 - "The Y. M. C. A. Opening," Waterville Times, February 21, 1896, p. 4.
  • 1908 - "Matters About Town," [The alterations and repairs necessary to convert the former Y. M. C. A. building into the public library . . .] Waterville Times, March 20, 1908, p. 4.

Architectural Features:

  • brackets (cornice)
  • heavy entablature
  • lunette window
  • pediment (roof)
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