1896 St. Louis Cyclone Damage

Images contributed by Terry Harmon

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Lafayette Park Methodist Episcopal Church, Missouri and Lafayette Avenues. [Enlargement]

Front view of the Union Club, Jefferson and Lafayette Avenues. [Enlargement]

Church Ruins at Ninth and Lafayette Avenue.  The sight presented at this corner is beyond words.  Both St. Paul's and Trinity Church were literally blown to pieces.  The janitor and his family were killed here. [Enlargement]

Lafayette Park, stripped of its beauty. [Enlargement]

Lafayette Park Presbyterian Church at Missouri and Albion Place.  [Enlargement]

 

 

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