The Saint Louis directory for the years 1854-5 :

Carr & Rogers ,
S. W. Cor. of Broadway & Mullanphy; Also, Front St., North of Carr.

White Pine,
Yellow Pine,
Cedar,
Sash,
Walnut,
Laths,
Fencing,
Doors,
Oak,
Poplar.
Docking,
Shelving,
Cypress,
Blinds,

Pine and Poplar Weather Boarding,
pine and cypress shingles.