The Saint Louis directory for the years 1854-5 :
Portrait Painters.
Hofman, C., 81 Market
Murdock, ——, 3 s.south 4th
Peale, Miss S. M., se. cor. 5th and Elm
Pratriel, Louis, 3n.north 4th
Simpson, Wm. R., cor.corner 4th and Chesnut