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29, June 2015

Missourians Who Are Neither Impressed Nor Amused

All your nonsense has given William Chauvenet a headache. Read more »

19, June 2015

Missouri Listory: 10 Reasons the Gilded Age Wasn’t So Gilded

We are introducing a new column called "Missouri Listory," which explores our vast historical collections and features them in lists of wide-ranging topics. Our first post in this column was inspired by our current exhibit, A Walk in 1875 St. Louis. Although the era was known as the Gilded Age, we bring you 10 reasons why living in 1875 wasn't so wonderful.

1. 72-hour work weeks Read more »