McLagan, Lizzie, House aka McLagan - Black House - Kirkwood, Missouri
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 38° 34.866 W 090° 23.707
15S E 726902 N 4273510
Quick Description: Historic house located in Kirkwood, Missouri.
Location: Missouri, United States
Date Posted: 11/24/2006 5:50:46 PM
Waymark Code: WMZHY
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 11

Long Description:
This frame Italianate style house was built in 1865 for the McLagan family. In 1879 the house was purchased by Charles Black who published a local newspaper. From 1972 until 1992 the house was owned by Kirkwood Historical Society and was used as a museum and was called History House. In 1992 the house returned to being a private residence.
Street address:
549 E. Argonne
Kirkwood, Missouri


County / Borough / Parish: St. Louis County

Year listed: 2002

Historic (Areas of) Significance: Architecture/Engineering

Periods of significance: 1850-1874

Historic function: Domestic

Current function: Domestic

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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