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St. Louis & the Arch

Joel Meyerowitz

St. Louis & the Arch

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Published by New York Graphic Society, in association with St. Louis Art Museum in Boston, Mass .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementphotographs by Joel Meyerowitz ; preface by James N. Wood.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17322385M

The Gateway Arch reflects St. Louis' role in the Westward Expansion of the United States during the nineteenth century. The park is a memorial to Thomas Jefferson's role in opening the West, to the pioneers who helped shape its history, and to Dred Scott who sued for his freedom in the Old Courthouse. Explore the new museum.


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