Jefferson City in Cole County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Site of Price Mansion
political and social activity
Erected in 1842 by
General Thomas Lawson Price
1809 - 1870
First Mayor of Jefferson City
Lieut. Governor of Missouri
Appointed Brigadier General
by President Lincoln
Member of Congress
Property acquired by State of Missouri
1905 for site of Supreme Court Building
Erected 1945 by Cole County Historical Society.
Location. 38° 34.674′ N, 92° 10.438′ W. Marker is in Jefferson City, Missouri, in Cole County. Marker is at the intersection of High Street and Washington Street, on the left when traveling west on High Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 207 West High Street, Jefferson City MO 65101, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The State Capital During The Civil War (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Jefferson (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Replica of the Statue of Liberty (about 500 feet away); Missouri Motor Carriers Association Building Corps of Discovery (about 700 feet away); Jefferson City Greenway: (about 700 feet away); The Tennessee House (about 800 feet away); The Missouri River Valley as a Transportation Corridor (about 800 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Jefferson City.
Also see . . .
1. Thomas Lawson Price Congressional Bio. (Submitted on December 29, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
2. Thomas Lawson Price. (Submitted on December 29, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
3. Missouri Supreme Court. (Submitted on December 29, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
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