Demolition Downtown Louis Sullivan

How Many Louis Sullivan Buildings Can You See from the Ballpark Village Site?

by Michael R. Allen

There were those who made the audacious claim that demolition of the San Luis Apartments for a parking lot would “open” up views of the Cathedral on Lindell Boulevard. Were there people who said that demolition of the old Busch Stadium would give the public better views of the tops of the works of Louis Sullivan? If so, they were right.