07 May 2012 Leave a comment
St Louis, Missouri
A unique view of the St Louis Arch nestled in a fog bank above the Mississippi River.
19 Mar 2012 Leave a comment
23 Feb 2012 Leave a comment
Giralda Tower and Seville Light
on the Country Club Plaza
The soft glow of evening enhances the unique charm of the Giralda Tower and Seville Light on the Country Club Plaza, the nation’s first suburban shopping community. Seville, Spain, Sister City of Kansas City, Missouri, provided inspiration for the recreation of the Giralda Tower and Seville Light on the Plaza. Developed by J C Nichols Comany. Postcard produced on behalf of Mayor’s Commission for the Sister Cities
17 Jan 2012 1 Comment
Jefferson National Expansion memorial was established at a National Park in 1935 to commemorate the westward expansion of the United States. Designed by architect Eero Saarinen in 1947-1948, the 630 foot Gateway Arch was built between 1963 and 1965, It stands as a monument to the city of St Louis and the diverse group of people that played a role in opening the vast wilderness west of the Mississippi.
Previous post on the Gateway Arch – click here.