Missouri History Museum associate archivist Dennis Northcott will take you on a walk through St. Louis history, as told by documents in the archives. Hear why one St. Louis resident described the atmosphere in Civil War St. Louis as being akin to the French Revolution; learn about the beautiful pond that once sat in what is now the heart of downtown; find out why a committee of public health officials shut down local breweries in 1849; and much more!
When: Saturday, June 20, 10:30 a.m.
Where: Missouri History Museum (Lindell and DeBaliviere in Forest Park)
How much: Free; reservations are not required.