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St. Louis History: St. Louis History

Discover the history of St. Louis and surrounding area.


St. Louis Chronicles: Memories recalls lifestyles and landmarks of St. Louis from the 1930s through the 1960s and explores their impact on our lives today. Features Gaslight Square, Sportsman's Park, riverboat cruises, and the old neighborhoods.

Decades explores the history of St. Louis in the 20th century through rare film footage, photographs, documents, and interviews.

Fun St. Louis History

Early St. Louis History

Civil War in St. Louis

St. Louis Community College Libraries

Florissant Valley Campus Library
3400 Pershall Rd.
Ferguson, MO 63135-1408
Phone: 314-513-4514

Forest Park Campus Library
5600 Oakland
St. Louis, MO 63110-1316
Phone: 314-644-9210

Meramec Campus Library
11333 Big Bend Road
St. Louis, MO 63122-5720
Phone: 314-984-7797

Wildwood Campus Library
2645 Generations Drive
Wildwood, MO 63040-1168
Phone: 636-422-2000