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    Pedestrian traffic on the Chestnut bridge will be closed as of today Monday, March 31, 2014. This will leave the Pine St. bridge as the Arch grounds point of entry to and from the city. The new Walnut St. bridge will open next Friday to foot traffic.

Private John Dame

Drawing of John Dame
Sketch copyright by Michael Haynes.
 
P.S. I was part of the return party from the Mandan villages in 1805. I was still only 21 years old when we arrived in St. Louis, but people didn't keep track of me after 1805, so nothing is known of my later life or career.
 

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Historic Old Courthouse photographed from the corner of 4th and Market

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