Architecture & Historic Places

Fulton, Missouri's Court Street will quicken the pulse of architecture enthusiasts and history buffs. Image by Laura (Abernathy) Huffman for Population 91.

Fulton’s Court Street: As Pretty As A Picture

1000 677 Laura (Abernathy) Huffman

Fulton, Missouri’s Court Street could be the setting for a novel, or perhaps a Hollywood movie placed in a Midwestern American small town. Actually, it once was. Published in 1940, and authored by native son Henry Bellamann, Fulton’s landmarks and physical characteristics make cameo appearances in the fictional Kings Row. The melodrama novel was a best seller (author Anne Rice…

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A Weekend Isn’t Enough in Farmington, Missouri

2110 2110 Laura (Abernathy) Huffman

During a weekend stay in Farmington, Missouri, my mother and I quickly learned that we ran out of weekend before we ran out of things to see and do! Bolduc House Museum. Image by Laura (Abernathy) Huffman for Population 91 Last weekend my mother and I took a weekend road trip to explore Ste. Genevieve and Castor River Shut-Ins. My…

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