Nathan Boone Homestead State Historic Site

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Nathan Boone Homestead State Historic Site
Missouri State Historic Site
Country United States
State Missouri
County Greene
Coordinates 37°20′48″N 93°34′42″W / 37.34667°N 93.57833°W / 37.34667; -93.57833Coordinates: 37°20′48″N 93°34′42″W / 37.34667°N 93.57833°W / 37.34667; -93.57833
Area 400.2 acres (162 ha) [1]
Established 1991
Management Missouri Department of Natural Resources
Location in Missouri
Website: Nathan Boone Homestead State Historic Site
Nathan Boone House
Location 1.75 miles (2.82 km) north of Ash Grove on Highway V, near Ash Grove, Missouri
Area less than one acre
Built 1837 (1837)
Built by Boone, Nathan; Et al.
Architectural style saddle-bag pioneer log house
NRHP Reference # 69000103[2]
Added to NRHP October 1, 1969

Nathan Boone Homestead State Historic Site is located in southwest Missouri, United States, near Ash Grove. The site was established in 1991 to preserve Nathan Boone's home. Nathan was the youngest child of Daniel Boone. The site offers an interpretive trail plus tours of the home and cemetery.[3]

Nathan Boone House[edit]

Nathan Boone House is a historic home located at the Nathan Boone Homestead State Historic Site. It was built in 1837, and is a 1 1/2-story, story "Classic" saddle-bag pioneer log house. It is constructed of hand-hewn oak log walls that rest on a stone foundation.[4]:4

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1969.[2]

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  1. ^ "State parks...estimated acres" (PDF). Revised Statewide Comprehensive Outdoor Recreation Plan: 2008-2012. Missouri Department of Natural Resources. pp. 142–143. Retrieved September 9, 2014. 
  2. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  3. ^ "General Information: Nathan Boone Homestead State Historic Site". Missouri State Parks. Missouri Department of Natural Resources. Retrieved October 16, 2014. 
  4. ^ Martha L. Kusiak (July 1969). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Nathan Boone House" (PDF). Missouri Department of Natural Resources. Retrieved 2017-01-01.  (includes 12 photographs from 1979)

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