Archambault House - Florissant, MO
Posted by: BruceS
N 38° 47.703 W 090° 19.515
15S E 732296 N 4297432
Quick Description: Historic home located in Florissant, Missouri with links to America's West.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 5/6/2006 8:58:53 AM
Waymark Code: WMC15
This house was constructed by Auguste Archambault in 1850. Auguste Archambault was a French Canadian who gained his fame as a mountainman companion of Kit Carson and John C. Fremont and served with latter as guide on many of his expeditions to the West.
This house was restored by Historic Florissant, Inc. The house is open for tours by appointment and on specified days.
603 rue St. Denis
County / Borough / Parish: St. Louis County
Year listed: 1976
Historic (Areas of) Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Periods of significance: 1850-1874
Historic function: Single Dwelling
Current function: Single Dwelling
Privately owned?: yes
Primary Web Site: [Web Link]
Secondary Website 1: [Web Link]
Season start / Season finish: Not listed
Hours of operation: Not listed
Secondary Website 2: Not listed
National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed
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