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Sold – c.1920 Cottage For Sale in Ottawa, KS Under $50K
October 2, 2021
825 S Main St, Ottawa, KS. 66067. $49,900 Sold
c.1920 Cottage For Sale in Ottawa, KS Under $50K
Cottage with curb appeal. The c.1920 cottage is a foreclosure in the low-crime town of Ottawa, Kansas, located in the eastern part of the state.
In the late 1920s, this was the home of Martin Brakeman, his wife Alma, and Martin’s two stepsons Edward and Robert Schaechtele. Albert, a general farm laborer, was Alma’s third husband. Yet Alma, who was originally from Oakland, California, was able to send both of her sons to college. Edward became a teacher after moving back to his family’s home town and raised a family in California. Robert stayed in Kansas and became a Baptist minister.