Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
1880/00/00 The original house, built in 1880, started as a small three-room home. Joseph and Rosine Woldstein owned it until 1883, when it was sold to John and Ella Brining.
1883/00/00 John and Ella Brining buy the Woldstein home. John Brining will be elected to the city council, served as City Treasurer, and donate land for the city hospital.
1891/00/00 John and Ella Brining enlarged their home by adding a two-story section, a basement, and extending the back of the house.
1900/00/00 Sometime between 1896 and 1909 the bay windows, the 2nd floor balcony, and the entry foyer are added in the Queen Anne style.
1912/00/00 Stephen A Boldman and his wife, Blanche Porter Boldman, move with their four daughters Minnie, Marie, Goldie and Gladys from their Columbia County farm to a house in town.
1919/03/09 Minnie May Boldman, daughter of Stephen A Boldman and Blanche Porter Boldman, dies during the influenza pandemic. She is buried in Pioneer Memorial Cemetery, Dayton, Washington. Influenza Pandemic of 1918
1999/10/29 Gladys M Boldman, the last surviving member of the family, dies at the age of 91 and leaves her estate to the Dayton Historical Depot Society.

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Particulars for The Boldman House Museum, Dayton:
Area of Significance Architecture
Criteria Architecture-Engineering
Sight Category Building
Art Movement Eastlake Style
Owner Private
Architectural Style Queen Anne
Historic Use Single dwelling
Architectural Style Stick Style

US National Registry of Historic Places Data »

Accurate at time of registration: 13th August 1986

Registry Name: Brining, John, House
Registry Address: 410 N. First
Registry Number: 86001517
Resource Type: Building
Theme Group: Historic Houses of Dayton TR
Owner: Private
Architect: unknown
Architectural Style: Stick-eastlake, Queen anne
Contributing Buildings: 1
Other Certification: Date received-pending nomination
Certification: Listed in the National Register
Level of Significance: Local
Area of Significance: Architecture
Applicable Criteria: Architecture-Engineering
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Significant Year: c 1880
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-Function: Single dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-Function: Single dwelling

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