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St. Louis Place and Elsewhere 017

Back to St. Louis Place

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It drives me crazy to see these beautiful houses sitting like this, held hostage by McKee first (he’s apparently toast now) and the Quixotic quest for the Defense Mapping Agency. Even in their abandoned, deteriorating…

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St. Louis Place and Elsewhere 016

Swallowed by Leaves

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The wet, rainy weather has caused at least one thing to flourish in the ruins of the JeffVanderLou neighborhood: volunteer trees. It’s amazing how they’re just swallowing up houses around here. The arsons around here,…

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Bellefontaine, Soulard and A-B Brewery 057

Dashed Dreams?

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I think this is an incomplete church, where the congregation never completed the upper stories. But research does not reveal any explanation about what this was. Records say that the F. W. Caspar & Co. was…

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