Ste. Genevieve: 1900’s

The information age


A view down Main Street, about 1908


Ste. Genevieve Telephone Numbers,
July 21, 1900

From the Ste. Genevieve Fair Play.
Ste. Genevieve Directory Arranged
Alphabetically–Call By Number.

48. Andre Dr. V. J.
13. Biel C. H. & Co.
26. Boverie Mercantile Co.
11. Boverie John, (Residence)
31. Boverie Edward, (Residence.)

30. Brewery.
47. Burgert Charles.
39. Carssow Drug Co.
29. City Mills.
33. Court House.
27. Hinch & Douglas’ Drug Store.

17. Huck Peter, (Residence.)
38. Herzog & Wipfler.
15. Hertich Dr. C. J. (Residence.)
10. Jokerst Brothers & Yealy.
45. Jokerst Francis, (Residence)

46. Jokerst Charles, (Residence.)
15. Lanning’s Drug Store.
51. Lelie Emile, (Residence.)
  9. Meyer’s Hotel.
25. Naumann’s Meat Shop.
  6. News Office.

40. Okenfuss’ Hardware Store.
49. Petrequin Felix, (Residence)
50. Petrequin Jules, (Residence.)
18. Post Office.
  7. Rehm’s Saloon.
53. Rozier’s Bank.

  4. Rozier’s Cash Store.
  5. Rozier Felix, (Residence)
37. Sexauer, Wm., (Saloon.)
  1. St. Mary.
14. Tlapek Imp. & Lumber Co.

41. Vorst’s Livery Stable
42. Vorst Joseph, (Residence.)
12. Weiler, Joseph, (Residence.)


1. General Knowledge

2. A Tour of Old Ste Genevieve, by Lucille Basler, 1975;
published by Wehmeyer Printing Co, Inc, Ste. Genevieve, MO

3. The Master Plan for Restoration of Ste. Genevieve, MO;
Economic Development Administration Technical Service Project, U.S.
Department of Commerce, Allied Engineers & Architects, 1966

4. The Story of Old Ste. Genevieve: An Account of An Old French
Town in Upper Louisiana, Its People and Their Homes; by Gregory M.
Franzwa, 1987 (4th ed), The Patrice Press, St. Louis, MO

5. 150th Celebration of the Founding of Ste. Genevieve; Address of
Hon. Firmin A. Rozier, Historian and Orator.  Delivered at the
City of Ste. Genevieve.  July 21, 1883.

6. Early Ste. Genevieve and its Architecture, Charles E. Peterson;
Reprinted from The Missouri Historical Review Vol XXXV No 2, January

7. Church of Ste. Genevieve; Msgr James Holland (pastor at
printing), Wehmeyer Printing Co, Inc, Ste. Genevieve, MO

8. The District of Ste. Genevieve, 1725-1980; Lucille Basler

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