Sawyer House, Stillwater, 1905

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Sawyer House, Stillwater, 1905

By: Lori Williamson | Item of the Day | March 14, 2019

On this day in 1924 the last guest checks out of Stillwater's historic Sawyer House, which had operated as a hotel for sixty-seven years. The Lowell Inn was later built on the same site. This postcard is from 1905.