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1. Chatillon-Demenil Mansion in Saint Louis Chatillon-Demenil Mansion in Saint Louis

2. Missouri Botanical Gardens Missouri Botanical Gardens

3. The Chouteau Map Re-Examined: A Quest in Progress The Chouteau Map Re-Examined: A Quest in Progress 2009 "Over the years, so much mythology has accumulated around this map that recently the authors of this article set out to find the evidence. With this article is published, in color for the first time, the...

4. KC Now 28th Largest Metro KC Now 28th Largest Metro April 5, 2007 According to the article, metropolitan Kansas City is growing by a little more than one percent per year. However, the city's rankings dropped from 27th to 28th. Metropolitian Kansas City, which includes...

5. Cholera Epidemics in St. Louis Cholera Epidemics in St. Louis March//1936 Account of the cholera epidemics of 1832, 1849, and 1866 based largely on items from contemporary issues of the "Missouri Republican" (1833-1836?) and the "Daily Missouri Republican" (1836-1873).

6. Notable St. Louisans in 1900 Notable St. Louisans in 1900 1900 Alphabetical index to biographical portraits of prominent Saint Louisans.

7. Arching Toward Success Arching Toward Success October 1, 2005 Although the article features the new director of the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial (Gateway Arch), Peggy O'Dell, it includes ''Reflections on the Arch's 40th Birthday'' and ''Fast Facts for the...

8. Tracking Pierre Laclede, 1763-66 Tracking Pierre Laclede, 1763-66 April 2014 Analysis of Pierre Laclede's activities between 1763 and 1766 as he set off west across the Mississippi River to trade with Native Americans in present-day Missouri. Due primarily to his description in...

9. Approaching Kansas City: From All Points of the Compass Approaching Kansas City: From All Points of the Compass May//1968 Article (written by a staff member of the Kansas City Public Library) about traveling into Kansas City (for the American Library Association conference here in 1968) from several different surrounding...

10. National Affairs: Spring Flood Waters Roll On; Controls Stymied by Bickering National Affairs: Spring Flood Waters Roll On; Controls Stymied by Bickering April/28/1952 Article about "the worst flood since 1844" in the Missouri River valley, with description of flood control measures led by the Army Corps of Engineers, from Sioux City, Nebraska, to Saint Louis, Missouri,...

11. Where It All Began: Laclede's Landing Where It All Began: Laclede's Landing May-August//1979 Article about the "only nine blocks" surviving in Saint Louis from its original 1755 designs by city founder Pierre Laclede Liguest, known as Laclede's Landing. Description of the three street area, partially...

12. The People from HOK The People from HOK May-August//1979 Article about the architectural firm of Hellmuth, Obata & Kassabaum, showing some of its most well-known structures, including the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum, "the capital's top attraction--more...

13. Excursion to Missouri Excursion to Missouri November/28/1874 Article about the author's "business excursion to the United States" in 1874, describing his observations and known statistics of Saint Louis, Missouri and surrounding territory (mines in Carondelet and...

14. Back from the Brink: The East St. Louis Story Back from the Brink: The East St. Louis Story Winter//1997-1998 Article about the city of East Saint Louis, Illinois, across the Eads Bridge over the Mississippi River from Saint Louis, Missouri, and its attempts to recover from severe urban decay, with several photos....

15. The Building of the Arch The Building of the Arch May-August//1979 Article about the construction of the "world-renowned" Gateway Arch in Saint Louis in the early 1960s, designed by Eero Saarinen, with photos of the precarious construction situations.

16. A Resurrection of Native Arts and Crafts: The St. Louis World's Fair, 1904 A Resurrection of Native Arts and Crafts: The St. Louis World's Fair, 1904 April 1993 Article about the expositions for Indian arts and crafts at the 1904 Saint Louis World's Fair, with photos of displays by several Indian tribes, including Geronimo himself.

17. The French Emigres from Guadaloupe The French Emigres from Guadaloupe July//1906 Article about the families of French upper class moving from the West Indian island of Guadaloupe in 1848 to Saint Louis, Missouri, including the de Laureal family.

18. From the Pike to the Spike From the Pike to the Spike Summer 1993 Article about the history of river front development in Saint Louis along the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers, starting with the "Pike" steamship in 1817 and the "spike" in railroads, made possible with...

19. From 'a Hole in the Ground': The Humble Birth of the Brewery Foretold Nothing of Its Multi-Million Barrel From 'a Hole in the Ground': The Humble Birth of the Brewery Foretold Nothing of Its Multi-Million Barrel Future January-February//1975 Article about the history of the Anheuser-Busch Brewing Company in Saint Louis.

20. The St. Louis Fur Trade: Fur Company Ledgers and Account Books in the Archives of the Missouri Historical The St. Louis Fur Trade: Fur Company Ledgers and Account Books in the Archives of the Missouri Historical Society February//1985 Article about the history of the fur trade in Saint Louis, Missouri, especially "from 1802 to 1871, a period which saw the emergence of St. Louis as the unchallenged fur trade capital of the West," with...