Moreau Drive Historic District
Moreau Drive Historic District in Jefferson City, Cole, Missouri. National Parks Service
Location map of Moreau Drive Historic District, Jefferson City, Missouri. Click to enlarge.
Aerial view of Moreau Drive Historic District, Jefferson City, Missouri. Click to enlarge.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
1091683
National Register ID
13000907 view NRHP data · view NRHP form
Article Title
Moreau Drive Historic District
Coordinates
38.5767020° N, 92.1735160° W map · aerial
Street Address
Lee St (1100 block), Moreland Av (1200 and part 1300 block)
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Description

Text courtesy of the National Register of Historic Places Program, National Parks Service.

The Moreau Drive Historic District, located in Jefferson City, Missouri, is locally significant and is eligible for listing in the National Register of Historic Places under Criterion A in the area of Community Planning and Development and Criterion C in the area of Architecture. In the area of Architecture, the neighborhood represents a significant and intact cross-section of single-family architectural styles and property types which together create a uniform and coherent neighborhood. Several of Jefferson City's most significant examples of early 20th century styles and types are located within the district boundaries. The district is also significant in the area of Community Planning and Development. The core of the historic district, in the Wagner Place and Fairmount Place plats, are Jefferson City's first ' residence parks,' planned suburbs based on designs by one of the nation's most significant early 20th century landscape architecture firms. These places ~e characterized by winding streets which follow and take advantage of natural topography... read more

Page Info

Place ID
1091683
Title
Moreau Drive Historic District, Jefferson City, Missouri
Date Added
March 13, 2015
Last Updated
May 6, 2022