News Release 057

Historic Preservation Council to consider nominations for National Register May 10

Volume 39-057 (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 on Friday, May 10. 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, located at 1101 Riverside Dr. in Jefferson City.

Seven nominations are scheduled to be considered for listing in the National Register. Properties on the agenda include historic commercial properties and districts and residential buildings. Also under consideration is a historic context study for distribution resources in St. Louis. Approximately 35 historic building are represented in the nominations. The nominated properties and historic context under consideration are listed below:

Bevo Mill Commercial Historic District, the intersection of Morgan Ford Road and Gravois Avenue, St. Louis.
Wilson, J. Maple and Grace Senne, House, 344 North Ellis St., Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau County.

Broadway-Middle Commercial Historic District (Boundary Increase I), 400 block of Broadway, Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau County (Historic and Architectural Resources of Cape Girardeau Missouri MPDF).

Thurman Station [preferred], 2232 Thurman Avenue, St. Louis [Independent City] (Historic and Auto Related Resources of St. Louis Missouri MPDF).

Link, Oliver L and Catherine, House, 1005 Jefferson, St. Charles, St. Charles County.

Manufacturing and Goods Distribution Resources, Multiple Property Document Form, St. Louis.

American Furnace Company, 1300 Hampton Avenue, St. Louis [Independent City] (Manufacturing and Goods Distribution Resources, St. Louis Missouri MPDF).

Stoutimore, David L. and Sallie Ann, House, 501 South Birch Avenue, Plattsburg, Clinton County.

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, call the State Historic Preservation Office at 573-751-7858 or the department toll free at 800-361-4827.