The Hourchive

A conversation about everything, one hour at a time

The Hourchive is a conversation about everything, one hour at a time.

Ep #303 | Gaslight Square


Join John and Nick on a wistful walk down the bygone blocks of a beloved St. Louis entertainment district and explore how a street briefly became a square.

Show Notes
10:25 The History of Gaslight Square
25:01 Elistination: Establishments of Gaslight Square  
25:50 A Musical Tour of Gaslight Square
33:09 Map of Gaslight Square establishments circa 1959-1969
37:08 Gaslight Square at its peak (St. Louis Magazine)
51:45 KETC's Living St. Louis: Gaslight Square
55:42 The Oral History of Gaslight Square
57:18 Beatnik Bob's at the City Museum
58:01 Original Gaslight Square sign at Joe's Cafe