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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 143

Corner Stores, Soulard

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Due to the modern commercial environment, and lower density, we’re probably never going to need all of the corner storefronts in the city. They make great houses though, with big, light filled windows. And things…

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9th Street, Soulard

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The amazing housing stock of Soulard becomes apparent walking south of the market down 9th Street. While parking lots ruin much of the streetscape, further south the street wall is preserved. Every style of Nineteenth…

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