Old Court House

Old Court House St. Louis Missouri


Stock #: 40216
Type: Postcard
Era: Linen
City: St. Louis
State: Missouri (MO)
County: St. Louis (city)
Publisher: Gibson Merchandise Co.
Size: 3.25" x 5.5" (9 x 14 cm)
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Built 1839-1862. On this spot stood at whipping post used in "dispensing justice." at this court House was held the famous Dred Scott Trial in 1847. On the steps was the slave auction block. Also noted as the starting point of the Daniel Boone trial.