Category Archives: Christmas in St. Louis

Christmas in St. Louis 1861

2011 has been a difficult year for thousands of St. Louisans, as it has been for millions of Americans outside of St. Louis who have seen the companies they worked for close or cut back dramatically on staff. The hopes … Continue reading

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Christmas in St. Louis 1770

24 December 1770* Mon Cher Ami, My Dear Friend, The clock is chiming half past ten and I find myself with a little time to send you Christmas greetings and to wish you a joyous New Year before I dress … Continue reading

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Christmastime in The Lou

From Thanksgiving through New Year’s Day downtown St. Louis is at its most magical, decked out for the holidays in festive garlands and raiments of shining colors – silver and gold to be sure – along with the glowing orbs … Continue reading

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