Ridge Avenue Between Academy Avenue and Union Boulevard, South Side and Vicinity

I took a right down Academy Avenue from MLK and spotted these two twins at the southwest corner of Wells Avenue. This is in that “fanned” shaped area of St. Louis bounded by MLK, Kingshighway, Page and Union. But the… Continue Reading


West Pine Boulevard Between Taylor and Newstead Avenues, North Side

Moving past the Hawthorne and Taylor Avenue, I realized that West Pine Boulevard has an amazing collection of preserved Romanesque Revival houses from the late Nineteenth Century. While there’s all sorts of development going on further west, and the stereotype… Continue Reading