Daniel W. and Elizabeth Lawler House, 546 Marshall Avenue, Saint Paul, Minnesota

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Daniel W. and Elizabeth Lawler House

Address: 546 Marshall Avenue
Neighborhood/s: Summit-University, Saint Paul, Minnesota
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Ramsey County, Minnesota
State/province: Minnesota
Country: United States
Year built: 1889
Primary Style: Queen Anne
Historic Function: Single Dwellingwarning.png"Single Dwelling" is not in the list of possible values (House/single dwelling or duplex, Airport terminal, Apartments/condominiums, Auditorium/music facility, Bank/financial institution, Barn/agricultural building, Business, Capitol , City hall/town hall/, Civic, Clinic/medical office, Clubhouse, College/university, Correctional facility, Courthouse, Dancehall/reception area, Department store, Drive-in restaurant or business, Energy facility, Fire/police station, Fortification, Gas/filling station, Government office, Grain elevator, Hospital, Hotel/motel, Institutional housing, Library, Manufacturing facility, Meeting hall, Military facility, Mortuary/funeral home, Multiple dwelling, Museum, Office, Organizational, Park building, Post office, Public works, Rail-related, including depots, Ranger station, Religious/Place of worship, Religious facility, other, Resort/spa, Restaurant, Sanitarium, School, Shopping center/mall/strip mall, Secondary building/sheds, privies, Sports facility/stadium, Theater/concert hall, Warehouse/storage, Other) for this property.
Architect or source of design: John H. Coxhead
Builder: Timothy Reardon

Summit-University Saint Paul Ramsey

Daniel W. and Elizabeth Lawler House, 546 Marshall Avenue, Saint Paul, Minnesota
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"The original owners and residents of this house were Daniel W. and Elizabeth (O'Leary) Lawler. The house was built for an estimated $12,000. Daniel W. Lawler was born in Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin in 1859 and came to St. Paul in 1884 after studying law at Yale University. He married Elizabeth O'Leary, daughter of a prominent St. Paul judge, in 1886. Lawler served as assistant U.S. District Attorney from 1886-88, became a Democratic candidate for Minnesota governor in 1892, served as chief counsel of the legal department for the Chicago and Great Western Railway from 1893-1901, and taught criminal law and procedure at the St. Paul College of Law. He served as mayor of St. Paul from 1908-1910." (Historic Sites Survey)


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