St. Louis Mercantile Library

Books

 

(book titles are abbreviated unless they have not been catalogued-see call number for full record)

Digitized and provided for the Missouri State Archives:The Missouri Mormon War

Disturbances with the Mormons
UMS MERC PECK F475 .M8M6 1841

 

Digitized by Northern Illinois University Libraries for various Illinois Historical Digitization Projects

Search St. Louis Mercantile Library Material within the Illinois Historical Digitization Projects Website

The United States Illustrated
MERC PECK E166 .D16 1855 v.2

The Western Metropolis
MERC ST. LOUIS IMPRINT F474 .S2W4 1846 c.2

The City of Saint Louis of To-day
MERC ST. LOUIS IMPRINT F474 .S2Y4 1889

Stranger’s Guide to St. Louis
MERC WTRWYS RARE F474 .S2P3 1867 c.2

A Summer Journey in the West
PECK 14

A Change of National Empire
MERC ST. LOUIS IMPRINT F195 .R282 1869

The Industries of Saint Louis
MERC ST. LOUIS IMPRINT HC108 .S2L36 1887

An Englishman’s Travels in America
CORE RARE G83 B443

The New Republic, or the Transition Complete, with a an Approaching Change in National Empire, Based Upon the Commercial and Industrial Expansion of the Great West; Together with Hints at National Safety & Social Progress
Reavis, L.U.
St. Louis: Jos. F. Torrey and Co., 1867.

Sketch Book of St. Louis
MERC ST. LOUIS IMPRINT F474 .S2T2 1858 c.
(See http://lincoln.lib.niu.edu/file.php?file=taylorcrooks.html,
Permission: Tulane University)

Negro-Slavery, No Evil, or the North and the South
MERC ST. LOUIS IMPRINT E449 .T466 1860

The Nachash Origin of the Black and Mixed Races
MERC ST. LOUIS IMPRINT E449 .T466 1860

A Gazetteer of the States of Illinois and Missouri
PECK 45

A Common-Sense, Matter-of-Fact Examination
MERC ST. LOUIS IMPRINT E449 . C25 1885

The King of Rivers
CORE RARE HIA C26

Description of Banvard’s Panorama of the Mississippi River
CORE RARE G875 B22

Studies on Slavery
CORE RARE HIA F63

Edward’s Great West and Her Commercial Metropolis, Embracing a General View of the West, and a Complete History of St. Louis, from the Landing of Ligueste, in 1764, to the Present Time; with Portraits and Biographies of Some of the Old Settlers, and many of the Most Prominent Business Men
Edward, Richard and M. Hopewell
St. Louis: Office of “Edward’s Monthly,” A Journal of Progress, 1860.
Not catalogued

View of the Valley of the Mississippi
MERC ST. LOUIS LYCEUM F353 .B17 1834
(See http://lincoln.lib.niu.edu/file.php?file=baird.html,
Permission: Newberry Library)

Saint Louis: the Future Great City of the World
Reavis, L.U.
St. Louis: Gray, Baker & Co., 1875
Not catalogued

Shewey’s Pictorial St. Louis Past and Present. A Sketch of St. Louis, its History, Resources, Chronological Events, Tables of Information and Points of Interest
St. Louis
: Arista C. Shewey, 1892
Not catalogued

A History of Illinois and St. Louis Bridge with a Fine Colored Lithograph
Reavis, L.U.
St. Louis: Tribune Publishing Co., 1874.
Not catalogued

St. Louis through a Camera
Cox, James
St. Louis: Woodard & Tiernan, 1892.
Not catalogued

The Great Tornado at St. Louis. May 27th 1896
St. Louis: Graf Engraving Co., 1896
Not catalogued

Pen and Sunlight Sketches of Saint Louis. The Commercial Gateway to the South. Illustrated
Chicago: Phoenix Publishing Company, n.d.
Not catalogued

Southern and Western Shipping Directory, to all Points on Western and Southern Rivers and Railroads, and the Interior Towns Supplied by Them; Also, Points Reached by Each Express Company.
Love, W.D. and S.O. Hemenway
St. Louis: Hugh R. Hildreth, 1870
Not catalogued

History of Saint Louis City and County, from the Earliest Periods to the Present day: Including Biographical Sketches of Representative Men. Vols. 1 & 2
Scharf, J. Thomas
Philadelphia: Louis H. Everts, 1883
Not catalogued
(See http://lincoln.lib.niu.edu/file.php?file=scharf2.html,
Permission: Northern Illinois University)

Physical Effects of Compressed Air, and of the Causes of Pathological Symptoms Produced on Man, by Increased Atmospheric Pressure Employed for the Sinking of Piers, in the Construction of the Illinois and St. Louis Bridge Over the Mississippi River at St. Louis, Missouri.
Jaminet, A.
St. Louis: R & T.A. Ennis, 1871
Not catalogued

A History of the St. Louis Bridge; Containing a Full Account of Every Step in its Construction and Erection, and Including the Theory of the Ribbed Arch and the Tests of Materials. Illustrated by Numerous Wood-cuts and Fifty Full-page Lithographs and Artotypes.
Woodward, C.M.
St. Louis: G.I. Jones, 1881
Not catalogued

A Correct View of that Part of the United States
MERC RARE BR545 .S3 1814

A Plea for the West
MERC RARE LA208 .B3 1835

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