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30, March 2017

A Fate of Flames

St. Louis was once home to one of the largest hotels in all the world—until the unthinkable happened. Read more »

8, August 2014

Field Trip Fridays: Missouri Botanical Garden

This week’s Field Trip destination is the Missouri Botanical Garden. Henry Shaw, one of our 50 People in the 250 in 250 exhibit, established the garden in 1859.

Left: View looking across the Missouri Botanical Garden toward the Conservatory (1868–1916). Photograph, ca. 1906. Missouri History Museum. Read more »