Horizontal, black and white photograph showing the Eads Bridge during high water in 1903. The bridge spans the center of the image. Pedestrians are crossing the bridge and peering over the edge at the Mississippi River. A carriage and streetcar can also be seen. Street lights and power lines line the bridge.

Horizontal, black and white photograph showing the Eads Bridge during high water in 1903. The bridge spans the center of the image. Pedestrians are crossing the bridge and peering over the edge at the Mississippi River. A carriage and streetcar can also be seen. Street lights and power lines line the bridge.

September 26, 1872: The new Social Evils Hospital. The Social Evil Hospital opened on Arsenal. The city had authorized legal, regulated prostitution in an experiment to curb crime and disease, and the Social Evil Hospital was specially created to treat prostitutes. The Social Evils Hospital was torn down in the early 1900s, and its large grounds became Sublette Park.

September 26, 1872: The new Social Evils Hospital. The Social Evil Hospital opened on Arsenal. The city had authorized legal, regulated prostitution in an experiment to curb crime and disease, and the Social Evil Hospital was specially created to treat prostitutes. The Social Evils Hospital was torn down in the early 1900s, and its large grounds became Sublette Park.

St Louis, MO. drove past this and missed a photo op. thank g-d for pinterest.

St Louis, MO. drove past this and missed a photo op. thank g-d for pinterest.

Men working on streetcar tracks. Ninth and Market. Circa 1920-1930.

Men working on streetcar tracks. Ninth and Market. Circa 1920-1930.

Workers resurfacing Tucker near Market. 1927.

Workers resurfacing Tucker near Market. 1927.

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