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Identifier: P0643

Title: Union Electric Collection: St. Louis Views

Description: The Union Electric Collection contains professional and snapshot photos of downtown St. Louis, including a set of sequential photos showing a block along Franklin Street, as well as interior photos of customer sites, and a few advertising items. Many of the buildings shown were heated by steam supplied by Union Electric. Subjects include: First National Bank of Jefferson City; mannequins; boilers; advertising card for Steiner Engraving and Badge Company; Remley's store; Maurer Meat and Grocery Company; Kroger Grocer; Union Avenue and Lindell Boulevard interchange with tracks underneath; street and rail construction; Grayson clothing store; Didion Foundry; Illinois Glass Company; Insane Hospital, Alton, Illinois; man shoveling coal into a boiler; Missouri Pacific building; Olive Street downtown; streetcars; automobiles; American Annex; Grand Opera House; Globe-Democrat building; Stix, Baer and Fuller department store; Hotel Statler; Hotel Mayfair; Shell building; parking garages; Landreth building; Paul Brown building; Loew's State movie theater.

Rights: UND


Dates: 1914 - 1950

Type(s): Collection

Maker/Creator: H.K. Mudd (St. Louis); Wendel M. Chilton



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