John Speller's Web Pages St. Louis Trolleys

John Speller's Web Pages

St. Louis Trolleys
"Meet me in St. Louis, Louie ... I went to spend a jolly hour on the trolley ..."

Streetcars in the gilded age of St. Louis. It's time to bring 'em back!
A view of Fourth Street from Planter's Hotel in St. Louis, circa 1903, showing several streetcars. Image courtesy of the Library of Congress
St. Louis trolley-car crossing the Eads Bridge in 1905
"The Electric Way." Eads Bridge Trolley Station, St. Louis, 1915. To enlarge, right click and select "view image"
A streetcar passes Sullivan's Union Trust Building of 1892 on Olive Street in around 1905. Note the original circular windows on the Union Trust Building
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