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Guibourd-Valle House, Fourth & Merchant Streets, Sainte Genevieve, Ste. Genevieve County, MO



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Item Title


Location
Fourth & Merchant Streets, Sainte Genevieve, MO

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS MO-1109
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-134, FN-175).
Building/structure dates: 1784 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1800
Building/structure dates: 1931 subsequent work
National Register Number: 66000892
Significance: This house is a large and well preserved example of the French colonial architectural tradition. Its walls are constructed of closely spaced, hewn vertical logs (poteaux sur sole) and the roof is supported by elaborate trusses, one of the most impressive examples of this characteristic feature in Ste. Genevieve.

Subjects
Houses
Historic House Museums


Related Names
Dubrueil, Jacques


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. Historic American Buildings Survey, Theodore LaVack, Photographer. November, 1936.
2. EXTERIOR FROM SIDE STREET 1937 (from copy negative)
3. VIEW OF FRONT GALLERY 1934
4. SIDE FACADE 1937
5. REAR FACADE 1937
6. SIDE FACADE 1937 (from copy negative)
7. BRICK ELL 1937 (from copy negative)
8. HOUSE FROM GARDEN 1937 (from copy negative)
9. INTERIOR, HALLWAY 1937 (from copy negative)
10. INTERIOR, DETAIL OF TABLE AND VALLE FAMILY CANDLESTICKS 1937 (from copy negative)
11. INTERIOR, VERANDAH 1937 (from copy negative)
12. INTERIOR, PARLOR 1937 (from copy negative)
13. INTERIOR, DINING ROOM 1937 (from copy negative)
14. INTERIOR, BEDROOM 1937, (from copy negative)
15. INTERIOR, CONFEDERATE ROOM 1937 (from copy negative)
16. INTERIOR, CONFEDERATE ROOM 1937 (from copy negative)
17. STONE WELL IN YARD 1936
18. CLOSE-UP VIEW OF PORCH undated (from copy negative)
19. EAST SIDE FROM SOUTHEAST
20. EAST SIDE FROM NORTHEAST
21. EAST FRONT WITH SCALE ROD (SEE THIRD PORCH POST FROM LEFT)
22. EAST FRONT
23. GENERAL VIEW FROM NORTHWEST SHOWING REAR OF HOUSE
24. VIEW OF HALLWAY SHOWING DOOR TO REAR PORCH
25. GENERAL VIEW IN LIVING (SOUTH) ROOM FROM EAST, FIRST FLOOR
26. GENERAL VIEW IN DINING ROOM FROM EAST
27. DETAIL IN ATTIC SHOWING NORMAN TRUSS SYSTEM (BEAMS ARE MADE OF OAK)
28. DETAIL IN ATTIC SHOWING NORMAN TRUSS SYSTEM, TAKEN FROM NORTH
29. EAST SIDE FROM NORTHEAST


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