Monthly Archives: May 2011

Maytime in The Lou

Edwin Teale’s quotation, “All things seem possible in May” could not be more apropos for St. Louis, for the most dramatic events in our history have occurred in May. Spring alternates between summer and winter, her capricious storms and wildly … Continue reading

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Benton Park, St. Louis

I love walking city streets. I have a passion for intriguing structures. So when Jeff Mansell and Ruth Keenoy of the Landmarks Association invited me to construct a walking tour of the Benton Park Neighborhood I was happy to do … Continue reading

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