Buckhout-Jones Building

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Buckhout-Jones Building
Buckhout-Jones Building.jpg
Building in 2011
Buckhout-Jones Building is located in New York
Buckhout-Jones Building
Location 5-13 W. Bridge St., Oswego, New York
Coordinates 43°27′24″N 76°30′41″W / 43.45667°N 76.51139°W / 43.45667; -76.51139Coordinates: 43°27′24″N 76°30′41″W / 43.45667°N 76.51139°W / 43.45667; -76.51139
Area less than one acre
Architectural style Gothic, Queen Anne, et al.
Governing body Local
MPS Freedom Trail, Abolitionism, and African American Life in Central New York MPS
NRHP Reference # 01001322[1]
Added to NRHP December 04, 2001

Buckhout-Jones Building is a historic commercial building located at Oswego in Oswego County, New York. It is a three story brick building. It was built originally in the 1850s and rebuilt in 1876 after a fire. The building exhibits Gothic and Queen Anne design details. Two fugitive slaves operated barber shops in the building from the 1850s to 1880s.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2001.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ Helen M. Breitbeck and Judith Wellman (October 2000). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Buckhout-Jones Building". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2009-12-01.  See also: "Accompanying two photos".