John Patee House

Also known as: Patee House Museum, Patee House
12th and Penn Sts., St. Joseph, Missouri

Photos 

Patee House Hotel

Photo from the Historic American Buildings Survey

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Map 

Street Views 

Description 

Served as the eastern terminus and headquarters for Russell, Majors & Waddell, the owners of the Pony Express. It also played a significant local role in St. Joseph as a luxurious hotel in a frontier town. -- Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS MO-1850)

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 15, 1966
Reference number
66000414
NR name
Patee, John, House
Area of significance
Communications
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Building
Historic function
Hotel
Current function
Museum
Period of significance
1850-1874
Significant year
1860

Update Log 

  • May 9, 2017: New Street View added by Bill Eichelberger
  • July 15, 2010: New Street View added by Ruth Reynolds

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