Finding-Aid for the Chouteau Family Collection (VMF027)


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Table of Contents

Collection Outline

Descriptive Summary

Restrictions

Administrative Information


Collection Outline

Correspondence

Miscellany

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Chouteau family.
Title: Chouteau Family Collection
Dates: 1883-1918.
Identification: VMF027[Accession: 1161]

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Restrictions

Collection is open to research.

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Administrative Information

Sources

Laid in Beckwith, Creoles of St. Louis

Processing: April 1970.

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Box/folder
1/Chouteau

Correspondence,

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Box/folder
, 1903: Jan. 9-Feb. 3, 1913. (8 items: ALs.)
Correspondants include members of the Chouteau family, Judge Walter B. Douglas, and novelist Winston Churchill, discussing family and business affairs.

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Box/folder

Miscellany,

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Box/folder
, 1883: Sept. 9-Oct. 1918. (91 items)
Miscellany includes receipt signed by Henry Chouteau, wedding invitations and calling cards [12 items] newspaper clippings [43 items] and newspaper and book photographs of the Chouteau, Papin, Cabanne and other families of St. Louis [28 items]
For detailed genealogy of the Chouteau family see: Beckwith, Paul Creoles of St. Louis Turner, Beatrice Clark The Chouteu Family: A genealogy of descendants and collateral branches

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