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Columbus Chapel and Boal Mansion Museum


  • Address: 163 Boal Estate Dr
  • Vicinity: US 322 and PA 45
  • Travel Genus: Sight
  • Sight Category: Building


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Timeline

Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
1789/00/00 David Boal Architect In the late 1700's, David Boal emigrates to the American colonies from the north of Ireland, serves as a captain in the Revolutionary War and in 1789, settles in Centre County, Pennsylvania on a 4000-acre tract of land.
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1909/00/00 Christopher Columbus Significant name Columbus Chapel, once part of the Columbus Castle in Asturias, Spain, is inherited in 1908 by Mathilde de Lagarde Boal from her Aunt Victoria Columbus and imported to Boalsburg in 1909 by her husband, Col Theodore Davis Boal.
1909/00/00 Theodore Davis Boal Architect Columbus Chapel, once part of the Columbus Castle in Asturias, Spain, is inherited in 1908 by Mathilde de Lagarde Boal from her Aunt Victoria Columbus and imported to Boalsburg in 1909 by her husband, Col Theodore Davis Boal.

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Particulars for Columbus Chapel and Boal Mansion Museum:
Area of Significance Architecture
Criteria Architecture-Engineering
Architectural Style Beaux Arts
Sight Category Building
Architectural Style Georgian Architecture
Area of Significance Military
Level of Significance National
Criteria Person
Owner Private
Historic Use Secondary structure
Historic Use Single dwelling



US National Registry of Historic Places Data »

Accurate at time of registration:

PLACE DETAILS
Registry Name:
Registry Address:
Registry Number: 78002361
Resource Type:
Owner: Private
Architect: Boal,David; Boal,Theodore Davis
Architectural Style: Beaux arts, Georgian
CULTURAL DETAILS
Level of Significance: National
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture
Applicable Criteria: Architecture-Engineering, Person
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1750-1799
Significant Year: 1789, 1798, 1898
Associated People: Boal,David,et al.
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-Function: Single dwelling, Secondary structure
Current Function: Recreation and Culture, Domestic
Current Sub-Function: Museum Single dwelling

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