Preservation Journal
921 South Open


Doc Carr

Photo from Archie Scott collection, he notes: Doc Carr was considered the inventor of the corncob pipe. They were manufactured at the Mill in 1895, originally sold for 5¢

Year Built:
921 South Main Street
Known as Blanchette-Chouteau Grist Mill

  • 1921Mill351
    John J. Buse Collection. Slide found in Archie Scott's collection; he notes the flat roof section was restored.
  • 921S272
  • 921S291
    John J. Buse Collection. St. Charles County Historical Society
  • 921S293
    ca. 1960
  • CVB253
    Collection of St. Charles County Historical Society
  • Mill-220
    ca. 1978