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1897

William Edwin Chilton formed law firm with his brother and William A. MacCorkle

Other events that happened on or around 1897

1905

The Sunrise mansion was built by William MacCorkle

Other events that happened on or around 1905

Sep 24, 1930

William A. MacCorkle died of pneumonia

1936

The Sunrise mansion and adjoining mansion were sold by Wm. MacCorkle's heirs

Other events that happened on or around 1936

1945

The Sunrise mansion and adjoining mansion were acquired by the Salvation Army

Other events that happened on or around 1945

1961

The Salvation Army sold the Sunrise mansions and grounds to the Sunrise Foundation

Other events that happened on or around 1961

1974

Sunrise mansion was added to the National Register of Historic Places

Other events that happened on or around 1974

Jul 12, 2003

The museum at Sunrise moved to the Clay Center and the house and grounds were sold into private hands

Other events that happened on or around July 12, 2003


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