Historic Districts

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

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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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