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Aerial view of downtown St. Louis showing Gateway Arch construction and clearance for Busch Stadium. East St. Louis riverfront is in the distance.

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Identifier: N45502

Title: Aerial view of downtown St. Louis showing Gateway Arch construction and clearance for Busch Stadium. East St. Louis riverfront is in the distance.

Description: Aerial view of downtown St. Louis from the southwest towards the northeast, showing Gateway Arch construction and land clearnace for construction of Busch Stadium. The Admiral and other riverboats are docked on the Missouri side of the Mississippi River, and a few barges are on the Illinois side. The Eads Bridge and Veterans' Memorial Bridge are at the top center, and the East St. Louis riverfront is shown south of the bridges.

Rights: UND

Place: United States
Illinois

Dates: 1964

Type(s): Photograph
Image

Maker/Creator: Ed Burkhardt, St. Louis Post-Dispatch

Subjects: Downtown Saint Louis (Mo.)
aerial photograph
Mississippi River
East St. Louis
Gateway Arch
Jefferson National Expansion Memorial (Saint Louis, Mo.)
Busch Memorial Stadium (Saint Louis, Mo.)
Building
black and white
horizontal
Land and Land Use
parks and recreation
Public architecture

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