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Views of St. Louis (1840–1960)

Plan and perspective view of St. Louis (c. 1840)

View looking north over Chouteau’s Lake (c. 1840)

Aerial perspective (c. 1876)

Perspective view (c. 1893)

Aerial perspective emphasizing industry

Aerial perspective emphasizing landscape

View of the city and surrounding countryside

1894

1895

1896

1904 looking south from Lucas

Early 20th century view

“The City of a Thousand Sights” (c. 1920)

Downtown aerial view (c. 1960)
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