Clark-Lester House

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Clark-Lester House
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Clark-Lester House, August 2010
Clark-Lester House is located in New York
Clark-Lester House
Location 5454 Broadway, Lancaster, New York
Coordinates 42°54′0″N 78°40′6″W / 42.90000°N 78.66833°W / 42.90000; -78.66833Coordinates: 42°54′0″N 78°40′6″W / 42.90000°N 78.66833°W / 42.90000; -78.66833
Built 1891
Architectural style Queen Anne
Governing body Private
MPS Lancaster, New York MPS
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Added to NRHP November 30, 1999

Clark-Lester House is a historic home located at Lancaster in Erie County, New York. It is a Queen Anne style dwelling constructed about 1891. It was home to noted psychology professor Olive Lester, who lived here for most of her adult life until May 1996. She was the first woman chair of any of the departments at the University at Buffalo.[2] It is now operated as a bed and breakfast.

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1999.[1]


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