St. Louis, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
3354 Iowa Avenue
The Casa Loma Ballroom
In the 1920s and 30s the building was home to the Cinderella Bowling Alley, the Cinderella Dance Academy, as well as various smaller businesses. In the 1930s the ballroom was owned and operated by Art Kawall and H. J. "Nap" Burian, who changed the name to "Casaloma Ballroom" around 1939.
In 1940 a fire ruined the original building. The Freunds had the building quickly rebuilt and it reopened by the end of the year. Constructed in the more modern Streamlined Art Deco style, the brothers
Erected by Cherokee Station Business Association.
Location. 38° 35.639′ N, 90° 13.724′ W. Marker is in St. Louis, Missouri. Marker is on Iowa Avenue north of Cherokee Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3354 Iowa Avenue, Saint Louis MO 63118, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 2728 Cherokee Street (within shouting distance of this marker); 2730-2734 Cherokee Street (within shouting distance of this marker); 2731 Cherokee Street (within shouting distance of this marker); 2701-2703 Cherokee Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Calle Cherokee (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); 2646 Cherokee Street (about 400 feet away); 2639-2641 Cherokee Street (about 500 feet away); 2638-2642 Cherokee Street (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Louis.
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