The Rose of Old St Louis

Mary Dillon. The Rose of Old St. Louis The Rose of Old St. Louis Mary Dillon. Front Cover.

Author: Mary Dillon

Publisher: Library of Alexandria

ISBN: 9781465559227

Category: Louisiana Purchase

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A Little Girl in Old St Louis

Renée had carried the rose under her cloak and it was only a little wilted. She put it in some water herself, and brought the stand near ... St. Louis is getting overrun with people," laughing gayly. "Give me a rose out of your nosegay, ...

Author: Amanda Minnie Douglas

Publisher: The Floating Press

ISBN: 9781776594139

Category: Fiction

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Orphaned and abandoned, young Renee de Longueville has been passed between relatives and family friends. Traveling from France to the new world, she meets her grouchy grandfather, who gives her a less than pleasant welcome. But even though it grew out of tragic circumstances, Renee cherishes her trip to the American city of St. Louis and drinks in the bustling burg's many charms.
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A Little Girl in Old St Louis

“I am like a briar that pricks you when you would gather the rose – ” “But the rose is sweet for all that. ... gave them the wedding feast, which was a midday dinner in the grand old house, much the finest residence in St. Louis.

Author: Amanda Douglas

Publisher: Litres

ISBN: 9785040477258

Category: Fiction

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A Little Girl in Old St Louis

St. Louis is getting overrun with people,” laughing gayly. “Give me a rose out of your nosegay, for it would signify bad luck to go on the floor without it.” He took one and fastened it in his coat again, and they were soon merrily ...

Author: Amanda M. Douglas

Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

ISBN: 9783752334937

Category: Fiction

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Reproduction of the original: A Little Girl in Old St. Louis by Amanda M. Douglas
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The WPA Guide to Missouri

Buel, James W. The Border Outlaws: an authentic and thrilling history of the most noted bandits of ancient or modern times; the Younger brothers, ... St. Louis, Historical Publishing Company, 1881. ... The Rose of Old St. Louis.

Author: Federal Writers' Project

Publisher: Trinity University Press

ISBN: 9781595342232

Category: History

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During the 1930s in the United States, the Works Progress Administration developed the Federal Writers’ Project to support writers and artists while making a national effort to document the country’s shared history and culture. The American Guide series consists of individual guides to each of the states. Little-known authors—many of whom would later become celebrated literary figures—were commissioned to write these important books. John Steinbeck, Saul Bellow, Zora Neale Hurston, and Ralph Ellison are among the more than 6,000 writers, editors, historians, and researchers who documented this celebration of local histories. Photographs, drawings, driving tours, detailed descriptions of towns, and rich cultural details exhibit each state’s unique flavor. The WPA Guide to the Show-Me State of Missouri literally shows the reader the virtues of this lovely region, by including vivid pictures of Art Deco skyscrapers in downtown Kansas City, farm scenes, the Ozark Mountains, and the Missouri and Mississippi Rivers. It includes historical essays about the influence of these rivers on the state as well as Missouri’s important role in the American Civil War.
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The Rose of Old St Louis

Author: Dillon Mary (Mary C. Johnson)

Publisher: Hardpress Publishing

ISBN: 1318860237

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Unlike some other reproductions of classic texts (1) We have not used OCR(Optical Character Recognition), as this leads to bad quality books with introduced typos. (2) In books where there are images such as portraits, maps, sketches etc We have endeavoured to keep the quality of these images, so they represent accurately the original artefact. Although occasionally there may be certain imperfections with these old texts, we feel they deserve to be made available for future generations to enjoy.
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Catalogue of Ship s and Crew s Libraries of the U S S Arkansas

The rose of old Harpeth .. Elephant's tracks and other stories . Once upon a time .. White mice .. Green cloak . The iron woman . Christmas stories . David Copperfield . Oliver Twist .. The rose of old St. Louis .

Author: United States. Navy Department. Bureau of Navigation

Publisher:

ISBN: COLUMBIA:CU55866441

Category: Naval art and science

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Missouri A Guide to the Show Me State

The Rose of Old St. Louis. New York, The Century Company, 1904. 460 p. Doneghy, Dagmar. The Border; A Missouri Saga. New York, W. Morrow & Company, 193 1. 343 p. Dorrance, Ward A. Three Ozark Streams; Log of the Mocassin and the Wilma.

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Publisher: US History Publishers

ISBN: 9781603540247

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Missouri

The Rose of Old St. Louis . New York , The Century Company , 1904. 460 p . Doneghy , Dagmar . The Border ; A Missouri Saga . New York , W. Morrow & Company , 1931. 343 p . Dorrance , Ward A. Three Ozark Streams ; Log of the Mocassin and ...

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Publisher: Missouri History Museum

ISBN: 1883982235

Category: Travel

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Once considered a "foolish boondoggle" of Franklin Delano Roosevelt's Works Progress Administration, the Federal Writers' Project was initiated to allow employment opportunity to those associated with the arts during the Great Depression. The American Guide Series became the most successful venture, offering jobs to writers nationwide as each state endeavored to produce a comprehensive guidebook. Under the direction of Charles van Ravenswaay, former director of the Missouri Historical Society, Missouri: A Guide to the "Show Me" State was first published in 1941. Now, in a classic reprint, Missouri Historical Society Press restores this guidebook to its original splendor and returns it to the bookshelves. With a current road map included with the book, travelers can compare sights and tours described in the antiquated guide and see how they have developed or disappeared. As Walter A. Schroeder and Howard W. Marshall describe in the updated introduction, "The `unmarked, dirt road, impassable when wet, ' that we encounter in reading the WPA guide is no longer a hurdle to be negotiated in order to reach an out-of-the-way site." Due to nearly thirty thousand additional miles of paved roadway and endless gas station and motel chains, every corner of Missouri is now easily accessible. And, as Missouri Historical Society President Robert R. Archibald states in the foreword, "If you are the kind of traveler who has no intention of stirring from a comfortable chair near the reading lamp, this reprint is really all the equipment you require for a fascinating journey through the Missouri of the past."
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