Louisiana Avenue Between Potomac and Cherokee Streets, West Side

Way back in October of 2019, I looked at the east side of Louisiana Avenue in between Cherokee and Potomac streets heading south. Recently, I went the opposite direction, looking at the west side of the block, heading north. This one block of Gravois Park could not be more different. While the east side was…

Oregon Avenue Between Winnebago and Miami Streets, Gravois Park

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Oregon Avenue Between Chippewa and Winnebago Streets, Gravois Park

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Ohio Avenue Between Potomac and Cherokee Streets, Gravois Park

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Ohio Avenue Between Miami and Potomac Streets, Gravois Park

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Ohio Avenue Between Winnebago and Miami Streets, Gravois Park

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Ohio Avenue Between Chippewa and Winnebago Streets, Gravois Park

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The Kaletta Statuary Company

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Former Lutheran Hospital, Boarded Up

In contrast to Barnes-Jewish-Children’s Hospital, which is constantly demolishing, rebuilding and expanding, when we head to the South Side, we discover that the old Lutheran Hospital, whose original post is one of my most popular, is seeing a different future. I was surprised to see that the first floor windows and doors of the entire…