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From: "Steve and Linda Bailey" <>
Subject: Re: [CoTyrone] Campbell House, St Louis, MO
Date: Mon, 6 Jan 2003 12:35:59 -0000
I have a photograph of the house in the Ulster-American Folk Park, I was
told that the people who lived there were relatively well off in comparison
to others. And it certainly whilst not being grand was better furnished than
some of the more simple cottages.
I can put the photo on the Co Tyrone web-site, later today if you like.
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From: "Lilly" <>
Sent: Monday, January 06, 2003 9:02 AM
Subject: [CoTyrone] Campbell House, St Louis, MO
> I found this on another mailing list. Hope it helps someone here. I am
> Lillian Kathleen Martin
> the Campbell House Museum in St Louis. It is at 1508 Locust Street.
> > The home was built in 1851 by George Barnett. The house was acquired in
> 1854 by Robert Campbell, an Irish-born fur trader who made his fortune
> the Rocky Mountain Fur Trading Company. He died in 1879.
> > Robert Campbell was born in Omagh, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland in
> and his home in Ireland has also been restored. It is in the
> Folk Park. He is one of the few historical figures to be honored by
> homes on both sides of the Atlantic.
> > There is a web site that tells the whole story at
> > ==============================
> > To join Ancestry.com and access our 1.2 billion online genealogy
> go to:
> > http://www.ancestry.com/rd/redir.asp?targetid=571&sourceid=1237
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