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Lemp's brewery burned down before a photo could be taken, but a dig through the archives offers some clues about what it looked like, and how it functioned. more

Aug 16, 2017 8:45 AM History

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Courtesy of Stephen Walker

In part two of our series on the history of the Lemp Brewing empire, a look at Adam Lemp's riverfront brewery, which was demolished to make way for the Arch grounds. more

Aug 9, 2017 8:52 AM History

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courtesy of the St. Louis Genealogical Society

It's a herculean research project, but the St. Louis Genealogical Society is all in. more

Aug 8, 2017 12:02 PM History 1 Comments

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Courtesy of the Missouri History Museum

Lemp was one of the most influential St. Louisans ever—but we don't know much about him. As it turns out, he's much more interesting and complex than we thought. more

Aug 2, 2017 8:47 AM History 2 Comments

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Photo by Chris Naffziger

It wasn't always war and revolution that brought German immigrants to American shores. more

Jul 26, 2017 8:00 AM History

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