Category Archives: Wellston

The Mid-Century Modernism of Marcel Boulicault

by Michael R. Allen St. Louis architect Marcel Boulicault’s name probably is unfamiliar to you, but a few of his works will draw an “ah ha!” or two. Boulicault is a designer whose contributions to Modern architecture in St. Louis … Continue reading

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Checks Cashed, Open During Construction

by Michael R. Allen The old building still stood on June 10, 2006. Photograph by Claire Nowak-Boyd. If one demolishes all of a building before building its replacement, where does the occupant go in between? Might be easier to stay … Continue reading

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