Nineteenth-century History

1885 Photographs of the Campbell House in St. Louis

I have to admit that I have an unhealthy obsession with 19th century architecture and houses in general which means that whenever I come across photos taken in the 19th century of a house from that period, I get quite excited. I’m not entirely sure how I managed to stumble upon this website, but I ended up on the website for the Campbell House in St. Louis, Missouri.

I’ve posted 4 of the photographs taken in 1885 from the website here. You can find the rest of the collection of 60 photographs on the Campbell House website.

The front of the Campbell House

The front of the Campbell House

The parlor in the Campbell House

The parlor in the Campbell House

The Summer Bedroom in the Campbell House

The Summer Bedroom in the Campbell House

James Campbell's Sitting Room

James Campbell's Sitting Room

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