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Montserrat Recreation Demonstration Area, Entrance Portal, Route 132, North Entrance, Knob Noster, Johnson County, MO
North Entrance, Knob Noster vicinity, MO
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Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS MO-1926-A
Building/structure dates: 1939 initial construction
National Register Number: 85000509
Significance: Built in 1939 by workers of the Work Projects Administration, the entrance portal to the Montserrat Recreational Demonstration Area (Knob Noster State Park) imparts a sense of boundary and beautification to the park's northern entranceway, and exemplifies the rustic tradition of Depression-era park architecture in Missouri.
Reclamation Of Land
Work Projects Administration
Schmitz, Shaun, Photographer
Austin, David C., Historian
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
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