Beyond the Ballot St Louis and Suffrage at the Missouri History Museum
The St. Louis suffrage story began long before 1920. Julie Tristan takes us inside “Beyond the Ballot: St. Louis and Suffrage” at the Missouri History Museum.
Schankman’s St. Louis: Dance The Vote Goes Virtual (with cash prizes!)
Dance the Vote, which started in St. Louis with the 2016 election, and grew larger with the 2018 election, has been forced to go virtual for the 2020 election.
Swim Coach Paves the Way
This piece profiles longtime swim coach Terry Freerks who has influenced hundreds of young people in and out of the pool.
Columbia Saints Baseball Heaven
The Kleinschmidt family has farmed for generations. But, smack dab between their cornfields in Columbia, IL, sits a piece of baseball heaven.
Keen v. Keen: All That Father Giveth
Upon his death, a white man wills his black children land. However, his wife, a white woman, contests, stealing the livelihood of his “beloved” children.
Schankman’s St. Louis: A Trip Down Media Lane
Paul Schankman gives us a video tour of the St. Louis Media History Foundation.
To take a tour of the physical collection, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Rewriting History: Wash U Archaeologist Sheds New Light on Indigenous Tribal Culture
The Muscogee Nation is one of five tribes with legal claim to parts of Oklahoma. A Washington Univ. researcher has new insights on their way of life.
Why Is Geospatial So Important For St. Louis? And What Is It?
Geospatial is being heralded as the next great savior for St. Louis. But is that the case? And what exactly is Geospatial anyway?
Schankman’s St. Louis: A New Look at Old Downtown St. Louis
A locally published book traces the history of Downtown St. Louis using rarely seen illustrations and photographs to tell the story.
Welcome Neighbor STL “Leaves the Ladder Down” for Area Refugees
Welcome Neighbor STL provides comprehensive help to refugees in the St. Louis region.