Oklahoma's National Register of Historic Places

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ID Number 71000662
Historic Name GOVERNOR DOUGLAS H. JOHNSTON HOUSE
Description of Significance THE GOVERNOR DOUGLAS H JOHNSTONE HOUSE IS A 1 1/2 STORY QUEEN ANNE STYLE HOME. BUILT IN 1895, THIS RESIDENCE HAS A HIGHLY COMPLICATED ROOFLINE WITH STEEP GABLES, AS WELL AS A LARGE WRAP AROUND PORCH WITH DECORATIVE SPINDLES AND BALUSTRADES. THE HOME RETAINS ITS ORIGINAL WOOD SIDING, WINDOWS, AND DOORS. MR. JOHNSTON BEGAN HIS CAREER AS SUPERINTENDENT OF BLOOMFIELD ACADEMY AND THEN BECAME GOVERNOR OF THE CHICKASAW NATION. LISTED IN THE NATIONAL REGISTER, 8/5/1971.
Current Name WHITE HOUSE OF THE CHICKASAWS
Address 6379 EAST MANSION ROAD
City EMET VICINITY
County JOHNSTON
Lot
Block
Current Section
Township 4S
Range 7E
Type BUILDING
Historic Function DOMESTIC: SINGLE DWELLING
Current Function DOMESTIC: SINGLE DWELLING
Area Signficance 1 ARCHITECTURE
Area Significance 2 ABORIGINAL: HISTORIC
Date Prepared 4/1971
Year Built 1895
Original Site YES
Architect/Builder WALTHAM, W.A.
Architectural Style QUEEN ANNE
Roof Material WOOD
Wall Material WOOD
Window Material WOOD
Door Material WOOD
Decorative Details
Condition GOOD
Comments
Restricted N