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Boomer House

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1889. 1024 8th St.

This two-story Carpenter's Gothic cottage with fanciful bargeboard, arched gable truss, and elaborate spoolwork housed William Boomer, a pioneer farmer and a mayor of Greeley. The gable over the front entry porch is repeated above the second-story windows with a sunburst tympanum.

Writing Credits

Author: 
Thomas J. Noel
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Thomas J. Noel, "Boomer House", [Greeley, Colorado], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/CO-01-WE05.

Print Source

Buildings of Colorado, Thomas J. Noel. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997, 242-242.

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