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Historic Tales of St. Louis

Historic Tales of St. Louis


By Mark Zeman



St. Louis may be known as the Gateway to the West, but its history holds many stories buried through time that show a different side. Discover which Hollywood leading man and heartthrob originated the custom of leaving a chocolate on a hotel pillow. Learn which high school was named after a senator who was nearly beaten to death on the senate floor. Puzzle over the lavish dinner party held in a sewer, and be amazed to find a masterpiece hidden in the ceiling of a U-Haul building. Author and historian Mark Zeman unveils the forgotten history of St. Louis.


Pick up this STL book and represent with pride. Makes a great St. Louis gift or STL souvenir for friends and family. 

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