St. Louis Back in 1900

This lovely old photos shows the city of St. Louis, Missouri way back around 1900. Click on it for some amazing details. Source: Shorpy


Amazing Color Photo of Kansas City Railroad Yard in 1939

This beautiful and slightly haunting photo from 1939 shows the Santa Fe Railroad yard in Kansas City. The photo is labeled Kansas and not Missouri, but maybe some of you know better? The details on this are amazing, so make...


St. Louis Intersection of Washington Ave. and 7th St.

Washington Avenue looking east from Seventh Street. Photograph, 1910-15. Missouri History Museum Photographs and Prints Collections. Swekosky-MHS Collection. Source: Missouri History Museum Even cooler, check out the same intersection an view today on Google Street View. [iframe src=”https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m0!3m2!1sen!2sus!4v1426996952335!6m8!1m7!1s7rF63DbTNuHXnfsdyDT6cg!2m2!1d38.630447!2d-90.190453!3f110.00363907977082!4f-5.667644299017354!5f1.4214797185029173″ width=”700″ height=”600″...


1907 Bird’s-Eye View of St. Louis

Check out this cool 1907 view of St. Louis. Make sure you click on it for the larger version. The heart of St. Louis in 1907 Source: Library of Congress


Gateway Arch in St. Louis Being Built

If you have ever been to St. Louis, you’ve clearly seen this national landmark. The St. Louis Arch, part of the National Park known as the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial, was constructed between 1963 and 1965. It was officially inaugurated in 1968,...