- Illinois Heritage Association
- University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, University Library
Constructed of red cedar posts set into a trench in the ground (poteaux en terre), this house was built around the turn of the nineteenth century. The spaces between the vertical logs were filled with a mud-plaster chinking (bouzillage). This house is located on St. Mary's Road a short distance out of town. French in Illinois; Settling in the Midwest. 16 History; 17 Geography.
French Colonial Period
French Colonial District
Vertical log construction
Ste. Genevieve, Missouri
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