Resources, Books, Maps and Photos

To order any of the following items you can either click "add to cart" to process your selection through the Paypal checkout or please send a check with your request to:

Wildwood Historical Society
P.O. Box 125
Grover, MO 63040
One-Room School Houses of Meramec

One-Room School Houses of Meramec

There were nearly thirty one-room school-houses in western St. Louis County prior to the 1960s. Before it was Wildwood: One-Room Schoolhouses of Meramec Township offers a detailed look at where they were located, who attended, and how early education functioned in rural Missouri. Using photographs and oral histories, along with newspaper articles, readers are given a vivid description of what life what like for students and teachers in Missouri during the 19th and 20th centuries.

Price: $20

Shipping&Handling: $6.35

At Rest in Wildwood

At Rest in Wildwood

Home to more than 110 known private cemeteries, this 187-page book is a detailed compilation of the Wildwood Burial Sites, Cemetery Traditions, and Stories of our Passing.

Price: $20/softbound, $25/hardbound

Shipping&Handling: $7

Soft or Hard bound

Wildwood Plat Maps

WHS has copies of the 1909 Wildwood Plat Maps. These are currently SOLD OUT until further notice. These maps show the property divisions and easments for the Wildwood Area at those times. The map reproductions are
16" x 24".

Price: $10 each

Shipping&Handling: $5

inquire about the print at here

Powerpoint Presentations

Wildwood: Before Lewis and Clark

Before Lewis and Clark

Click to download a presentation about the settlers in the Wildwood area before Lewis and Clark's expedition. Learn about James Mackay, the Long family, the St. Andrew's Settlers, and other residents who pioneered Wildwood prior to 1803.

Hencken House Property Tour

The Wildwood Historical Society Museum and Research Library

Click to download a power point tour of our new home. The Hencken House property is the future home to the Wildwood Historical Society Museum and Research Library.

Wildwood Historical Society bylaws

Download the Wildwood Historical Society bylaws here.