Monthly Archives: July 2010

Touring Civil War St. Louis

I spent last Saturday touring St. Louis in the years leading up to, during and soon after the Civil War with a lovely group of people ranging in age from about 10 years to 80. A fascination with the American Civil … Continue reading

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Downtown St. Louis Rising

As I walk various areas of downtown St. Louis – to and from giving tours, shopping for groceries at Schnucks’ Culinaria, researching sites and studying great buildings – I am amazed at how dramatically downtown is rising, once again coming … Continue reading

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