News Release 088

Historic Preservation Council to consider nominations for National Register May 18

Volume 39-088 (For Immediate Release)
For more information: 573-751-1010

The Missouri Advisory Council on Historic Preservation will consider nominations to the National Register of Historic Places during its quarterly meeting May 18 in Jefferson City.

The meeting, which is open to the public, will begin at 9 a.m. in the LaCharrette conference room of the Lewis and Clark State Office Building, 1101 Riverside Drive, Jefferson City.

Nominations for 20 properties and a National Register Multiple Property Documentation Form are scheduled to be considered for listing in the National Register. Properties on the agenda include historic residential and commercial historic districts, schools and hospitals, and sites related to historic western emigration trails.

Approximately 270 historic buildings, sites and structures are represented in the nominations. The nominated properties under consideration are listed below:

Historic & Architectural Resources of Warrensburg MPDF, Warrensburg, Johnson County.

Grover Street Victorian Historic District , 209, 210, 211, 212, 214, 216, 218 Grover St., Warrensburg, Johnson County (Historic & Architectural Resources of Warrensburg, MO MPDF).

Audrain County Courthouse, 101 N. Jefferson St., Mexico, Audrain County.

Fallin Brothers Building, 211-229 South Market Ave., Springfield, Greene County.

Central States Life Insurance Company Building, 3207 Washington Blvd., St. Louis [Independent City].

Star Bucket Pump Company Building, 1218-24 N. 15th St., St. Louis [Independent City].

North Broadway Glass & Plow Warehouse District, 2500-2614 North Broadway, St. Louis [Independent City].

St. Elizabeth Hospital, 109 Virginia St., Hannibal, Marion County.

First Presbyterian Church, 401 Jefferson, LaGrange, Lewis County.

Williams-Gierth House, 848 Vine St., Poplar Bluff, Butler County.

Joplin Furniture Company Building, 702-708 Main St., Joplin, Jasper County (Historic Resources of Joplin MPDF).
Linwood Presbyterian Church and Home for Convalescent Employed Women, 1801 Linwood Blvd., and 3212 Michigan Ave., Kansas City, Jackson County.
Yeakley-Bethel School, east Side of State Highway JJ, Approximately 1/10mi south of CR 220, DeKalb vic., Buchanan County.
Hunter-Dawson Residence, 312 Dawson Road, New Madrid, New Madrid County.

Cave Spring School and Cemetery, 4323 CR 4, Sarcoxie (vic), Jasper County.

Route 66 Steak N’ Shake (preferred), 1158 E. St. Louis St., Springfield, Greene County.

North Taylor Avenue Historic District, roughly bounded by Manchester Road, E. Adams Ave., and the lots flanking the east and west sides of North Taylor Ave., Kirkwood, St. Louis County.

Moberly Historic District, roughly bounded by West Coates Street, West Rollins Street, North Clark Street, and Johnson Street, Moberly, Randolph County.

Brickey, Peter, Farmstead, address restricted, Crawford County (Historic and Archaeological Resources of the Cherokee Trail of Tears MPDF).

New Santa Fe “Three Trails” Trail Swales, W. Santa Fe Trail, ½ block west of intersection with Madison Ave., Kansas City, Jackson County (Historic Resources of the Santa Fe Trail MPDF).

85th & Manchester “Three Trails” Trail Segment, northwest corner 85th & Manchester, Kansas City, Jackson County (Historic Resources of the Santa Fe Trail MPDF).

In addition to nominations to the National Register of Historic Places, the council will receive status reports on programs provided by the State Historic Preservation Office, and discuss business related to its own function and duties.

The Missouri Advisory Council on Historic Preservation is a 12-member group of historians, architects, archaeologists and citizens with an interest in historic preservation. The council is appointed by the governor and works with the Department of Natural Resources' State Historic Preservation Office, which administers the National Register of Historic Places program for Missouri. The council meets quarterly to review Missouri property nominations to the National Register, the nation's honor roll of historic properties. Approved nominations are forwarded to the Keeper of the National Register in Washington, D.C., for final approval.

For more information about the May meeting or the council, visit the department’s website at .