Ray County Poor Farm (NRIS 79001394)
W. Royale St.,
Missouri. County/parish: Ray.
1 contributing building.
Added to the National Register of Historic Places
July 10, 1979.
Also known as:
- Ray County Historical Society and Museum
- Ray County Poor Farm
- Ray County Poor Farm, also known as Ray County Historical Society and Museum, is a historic poor farm located at Richmond, Ray County, Missouri. It was built in 1909-1910, and is a two-story, "Y"-shaped brick building encompassing contains approximately 14,400 square feet of space. It was originally used to house and care for the poor and indigent. It currently houses a local history museum.
It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1979. (read more...)
National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/79001394