Edmund Reardon House

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Edmund Reardon House
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Edmund Reardon House is located in Massachusetts
Edmund Reardon House
Location Cambridge, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°21′37.3″N 71°06′28.1″W / 42.360361°N 71.107806°W / 42.360361; -71.107806Coordinates: 42°21′37.3″N 71°06′28.1″W / 42.360361°N 71.107806°W / 42.360361; -71.107806
Built 1884
Architect Unknown
Architectural style Queen Anne
Governing body Private
MPS Cambridge MRA
NRHP Reference #

82001972

[1]
Added to NRHP April 13, 1982

The Edmund Reardon House is an historic house at 195 Erie Street in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The 2.5 story Queen Anne house was built in 1884 for Edmund Reardon, whose family operated a nearby soap factory. The house has elaborately decorated porches and half-timbering in various gable ends.[2]

The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.[1]

Edmund Reardon[edit]

On Tuesday, October 24, 1939, Edmund Reardon, the oldest active banker in the country, died at 102 years of age in his home in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He was a vice president and a director of the Union Savings Bank.[3] He also active in Cambridge city politics, serving as alderman and councilor.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-15. 
  2. ^ a b "MACRIS inventory record for Edmund Reardon House". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2014-03-22. 
  3. ^ New York Times Obituary, 1939