history images Mound City on the Mississippi Home Page
image menu Buildings, Sites, and Objects People, Places, and Things Events, Incidents, and Occurrences Bibliography


  St. Louis University Opens New Campus
Category:  Education
Brief Description:  Saint Louis University opened its English gothic-style hall at Grand and Lindell Boulevards in 1888. The building was designed by Thomas Walsh and housed the entire school. Saint Louis University was the first university west of the Mississippi, first founded in 1818 at its original campus downtown at 9th and Washington.
Year:  1888
Decade:  1880 - 1889
Beginning Date:    1888
Ending Date:    1888

DuBourg Hall



about historic preservationnew entries4 kids onlymap it!

This site was made possible by: the City of St. Louis Planning and Urban Design Agency and
the City of St. Louis Community Information Network.

This site was funded in part by Federal funds administered by the Missouri State Historical Preservation Office, Missouri Department of Natural Resources, The National Park Service, and the U.S. Department of the Interior.

Version 1.0