Glen Goellner, THE SAGA OF A MAN AND A HOUSE (Daniel Boone Shrine Association, St. Charles MO, [1956])

1956

Glen Goellner, THE SAGA OF A MAN AND A HOUSE (Daniel Boone Shrine Association, St. Charles MO, [1956])

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Stone House Col. Francis Marion Curlee bought the house in 1925 for $20,000. The interior renovated under the direction of architect Beverly Nelson. Acquired much other property, until the estate totaled 509 acres. Total expenditure was estimated at more than $250,000. Property again up for sale in 1956. This the occasion for the organization of the Daniel Boone Shrine Association. Curlee agreed to sell for $135,000, with $40,000 more for the furnishings and personal property. Goal to raise $175,000. Glen Goellner, THE SAGA OF A MAN AND A HOUSE (Daniel Boone Shrine Association, St. Charles MO, [1956]).

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1956

Glen Goellner, THE SAGA OF A MAN AND A HOUSE (Daniel Boone Shrine Association, St. Charles MO, [1956])

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Stone House Nathan Boone to Charles M. Johnson, 1837 for $6120. Johnson to Ludwich Paul, 1865 for $20,000. Paul to Herman Henry Buenger, 1878 for $1000. Buenger to John F. Siefker and Gottlob Friedrich, 1891, $5000. Friedrich to Siefker, 1893, $2550. Siefker to Arnold Siefker, 1894, $4500. Siefker to Harry Bollman, 1904, $5100. [Bollman to Jennie C. Foristell (acting for the civic group).] Jennie C. Foristell and Murray E. Foristell to Francis M. Curlee and George M. Hagee, $100 (but now down to only 2.3 acres). George M. Hagee to Francis M. Curlee, 1926, $100. Glen Goellner, THE SAGA OF A MAN AND A HOUSE (Daniel Boone Shrine Association, St. Charles MO, [1956]).

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