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

Collier Cottage

Historic Marker

 

— St. Charles —

 
Collier Cottage Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jason Voigt, April 8, 2019
1. Collier Cottage Marker
Inscription.  This two story building was built in the 1830's and derived its name, Collier Cottage, from Catherine Collier. As a devout Methodist who was interested in education, she financed the building of this brick school next to the Methodist church.
 
Erected by South Main Preservation Society.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionEducation.
 
Location. 38° 46.599′ N, 90° 29.03′ W. Marker is in St. Charles, Missouri, in St. Charles County. Marker is on South Main Street south of Pike Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 625 S Main St, Saint Charles MO 63301, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Methodist Church (a few steps from this marker); Farmer's Home (within shouting distance of this marker); Glenday / Zeisler Home (within shouting distance of this marker); The Trail to Fort Osage (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Lewis and Clark Expedition Across Missouri
Collier Cottage Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jason Voigt, December 16, 2020
2. Collier Cottage Marker
The cottage is the red building
(about 400 feet away); The Mother-in-Law House (about 400 feet away); Lewis & Clark Monument (about 500 feet away); History of 426 South Main Street (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Charles.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 16, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 16, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. This page has been viewed 39 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 16, 2020, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois.
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