Historic Markers Across Florida



Governor Perry Home



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Location: in northeast corner of Wright and Palafox Streets, Pensacola
County: Escambia
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Waymark: None
 



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Property acquired 1867 by Charles F. Boysen who constructed this building (then topped by a cupola). Edifice served as home and as Consulate of Sweden and Norway. Acquired 1882 by Wathen V. Perry, wife of Edward Aylesworth Perry. Perry (March 15, 1831-October 15, 1889), was Governor of Florida, 1885-1889. Site acquired by Scottish Rite Building Association in 1922.

Erected by T. T. Wentworth, Jr.



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City: Pensacola, FL