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Missouri Botanical Garden, Museum, 2345 Tower Grove Avenue, Saint Louis, St. Louis City County, MO



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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS MO-1135-C
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-147).
National Register Number: 71001065
Significance: Representative of the classical mode popular in mid-19th century St. Louis, the museum's significance lies in its being one of the first botanical-library-museum-herbarium complexes in the country.

Subjects
Galleries & Museums
Botanical Gardens
Libraries


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
2. EAST WALL, LOOKING NORTHWEST
3. SOUTH END, LOOKING NORTHEAST
4. SOUTH WALL
5. SOUTH ENTRANCE STEPS
6. EAST WALL BASEMENT AND FIRST-FLOOR WINDOWS
7. INTERIOR, LOOKING SOUTHWEST
8. INTERIOR FROM BALCONY, LOOKING NORTHEAST
9. Photocopy of 1867 stereograph. Original in library of John S. Lehmann Building, Missouri Botanical Garden. VIEW FROM NORTHWEST
10. Photocopy of 1867 photograph. Original in library of John S. Lehmann Building,Missouri Botanical Garden. VIEW FROM THE SOUTHWEST, SHOWING ORIGINAL SOUTH DOOR TREATMENT
11. Photocopy of 1893 photograph. Original in library of John S. Lehmann Building, Missouri Botanical Garden. MUSEUM AND GARDEN GATE FROM THE NORTHEAST
12. Photocopy of 1889 photograph. Original in library of John S. Lehmann Building, Missouri Botanical Garden. HENRY SHAW LYING IN STATE, SHOWING STAIRWAY BEFORE ALTERATION
13. Photocopy of 1931 photograph. Original in library of John S. Lehmann Building, Missouri Botanical Garden. VIEW SHOWING ALTERED STAIRWAY AND ADDED COLUMNS
14. Photocopy of pre-1956 photograph. Original in library of John S. Lehmann Building, Missouri Botanical Garden. CEILING, SHOWING ORIGINAL SKYLIGHT NOW PLASTERED OVER


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