Department of Special Collections
Washington University in St. Louis
Finding-Aid for the Chouteau Family Collection (WTU00165)Finding aid prepared by:
Special Collections Staff
Chouteau Family Collection
Access and Use:
Laid in Beckwith, Creoles of St. Louis
Collection is open to research.
Processing: April 1970.
1903: Jan. 9-Feb. 3, 1913.
(8 items: ALs. )
Scope: Correspondants include members of the Chouteau family, Judge Walter B.
Douglas, and novelist Winston Churchill, discussing family and business
1883: Sept. 9-Oct. 1918.
Scope: Miscellany includes receipt signed by Henry Chouteau, wedding invitations
and calling cards [12 items] newspaper clippings [43 items] and
newspaper and book photographs of the Chouteau, Papin, Cabanne and other
families of St. Louis [28 items]