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Slave Auction Reenactment

 
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This reenactment of a court-ordered slave auction at
St. Louis' Old Courthouse was held in the spirit of
remembering one of the main causes of the U.S. Civil
War 150 years ago: slavery

Slave Auction Reenactment Video-Part One
Slave Auction Reenactment Video-Part Two

Video Transcript
Part One
Part Two

 
 
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The Making of a Tipi
Video Transcript coming soon.

2015 Construction Videos

 
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Ride to the Top and Trails and Rails
Celebrating National Park Week!

 
 

Descent

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Duration:
2 minutes, 9 seconds

The WJE team slowly descends the Gateway Arch as part of their corrosion report research.

 

360 degree view from the top

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Duration:
24 seconds

A view from the top of the Arch

 

Adjusting Ropes

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Duration:
1 minute, 40 seconds

Members of the WJE Corrosion investigation team adjust their ropes and gear as they hang off the side of the Gateway Arch

 

Descending Further

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Duration:
2 minutes, 11 seconds

One of the WJE team members decends further onto the intrados, forced to swing to reach the Arch

 

Descending the Intrados

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Duration:
52 seconds

The WJE Team faces the most difficult part of the mission-working on the intrados of the Arch

 

Descent Viewed From the Top

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Duration:
1 minute, 11 seconds

A member of the WJE Corrosion Investigation Team watches other members of the team descend down the side of the Arch with a magnificent view of St. Louis and the Mississippi River in the background.

 

Over the Edge

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30 seconds

The WJE team member climbs over the side of the Arch to hand down to reach the intrados

 

Returning from the Intrados

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Duration:
1 minute, 47 seconds

The WJE Team member returns to the top of the Arch.

 

Testing

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39 seconds

The WJE team member performs tests on the surface of the Arch to determine the cause of staining

 

Riverboat Ride on the Mississippi River

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Duration:
1 minute, 24 seconds

A small sample of what the trip up and down the Mississippi River is like from one of the Gateway Arch Riverboats.

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