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Overland in St. Louis County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Site of Caleb Baldwin House

1843

— City of Overland —

 
 
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Photographed By Jason Voigt, February 16, 2020
1. Site of Caleb Baldwin House Marker
Inscription.  Caleb Baldwin moved here from New York. He settled the land at Lackland and Woodson. His first home burned in 1866 and shortly thereafter, a new home was built. Caleb's son, Oscar P. Baldwin, was born here in 1870, and was the first land dealer in the area. The home was razed in 1950. An Indian burial ground was located just south of the property.
 
Erected by Overland Historical Society.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesNative AmericansSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Missouri, Overland Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1843.
 
Location. 38° 41.99′ N, 90° 21.512′ W. Marker is in Overland, Missouri, in St. Louis County. Marker is on Lackland Road just east of Goodale Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Marker is in front of Redeemer of the World Evangelical Church. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 9116 Lackland Road, Saint Louis MO 63114, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Heidbrink & Clarence A. Fritz Building (within
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shouting distance of this marker); Ortmann Funeral Home (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of Grace Van Studiford House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of Buck School (approx. ¼ mile away); Site of Charles / James Loring House (approx. ¼ mile away); Randolph Laughlin House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of John and Elizabeth Smith Farmhouse (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of Daniel Boone's Cabin (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Overland.
 
Site of Caleb Baldwin House Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Jason Voigt, February 16, 2020
2. Site of Caleb Baldwin House Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 22, 2020. It was originally submitted on February 21, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. This page has been viewed 412 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 21, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.

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