• Creator
  • Illinois Heritage Association
  • Created Date
  • 9-17-03
  • Description
  • The Amoureaux House, built in 1785, is a French vernacular post in ground (poteaux-enterre) construction. It is one of three in Ste. Genevieve and only five in the U.S. In the bedroom, on the fireplace mantel are candlesticks, goblets, and a mantel clock. French in Illinois; Settling in the Midwest. 16 History; 14 Political systems; 15 Economics; 17 Geography; 18 Social Systems.
  • Format
  • Amoureaux