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Landmarks Lecture Series: “The Discovery of the Soulard Stones” ~ Ryan Johnston

April 3 @ 6:00 pm

Join Dr. Ryan Johnston for an in-depth presentation about the survey conducted by the Survey General of Upper Louisiana, Antoine Soulard on December 14, 1799, as well as the recent discovery of two stone markers associated with that survey. This Spanish land grant was given to the Commandant of New Bourbon, Pierre DeLassus DeLuzieres in 1795 and was the first land grant in the area that would become Farmington, MO.

The Landmarks Association of St. Louis is proud to announce our inaugural 2024 Spring Lecture Series at our office in Soulard. Please join us for a diverse selection of talks covering the history, architecture, and culture of the St. Louis Region.

With assistance from the Regional Arts Commission, all lectures are FREE. Lectures are on Wednesdays, but times vary between midday and evening. Space is limited; Each lecture requires its own reservation.

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