Jane Thompson House - Caledonia, Missouri
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 37° 45.850 W 090° 46.362
15S E 696188 N 4181985
Quick Description: Historic house located in Caledonia, Missouri.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 6/10/2007 10:18:31 AM
Waymark Code: WM1NNX
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Hikenutty
Views: 58

Long Description:

The following is an excerpt from Missouri: A Guide to the 'Show Me' State, 1941 in the Tour 13 section the passage is about Caledonia:

Its two most pretentious homes are the Jane Thompson House, a two-story brick building with a Classic-Revival doorway, erected in 1848, and the Martin Ruggles House, also a two-story brick dwelling with Classic-Revival details, built in 1852 to "surpass the grandeur" of the Thompson house.

The house is a contributing property in the Caledonia Historical District on the National Register of Historic Places.  The house is currently vacant, listed for sale and in need of some attention.

Book: Missouri

Page Number(s) of Excerpt: 538

Year Originally Published: 1941

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