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By John A. Wright Sr.

because the founding of St. Louis in 1764, Downtown St. Louis has been a middle of black cultural, monetary, political, and felony achievements that experience formed not just town of St. Louis, however the country in addition. From James Beckworth, one of many founders of Denver, Colorado, to Elizabeth Keckley, Mary Todd Lincoln's seamstress and writer of the one behind-the-scenes account of Lincoln's White condo years, black citizens of Downtown St. Louis have made an indelible mark in American heritage. From the huge Dred Scott case to entertainers corresponding to Josephine Baker, Downtown St. Louis has been domestic to many unforgettable faces, areas, and occasions that experience formed and bolstered the yankee event for all.

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