St. Louis, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
The Gateway Arch
Jeﬀerson National Expansion Memorial
the People of the United States
May 25, 1968
Lyndon B. Johnson
President of the Unites States
The City of St. Louis Missouri
The United States Territorial
Expansion Memorial Committee
United States Department of the Interior
National Park Service
[The Gateway Arch was added to the National Historic Landmark Survey on May 28, 1987]
Erected 1968 by United States Department of the Interior, National Park Service.
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
Location. 38° 37.528′ N, 90° 11.077′ W. Marker is in St. Louis, Missouri. Marker is on North Leonor K. Sullivan Boulevard. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 N. Leonor K. Sullivan Blvd., Saint Louis MO 63102, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Memory of Robert E. Lee (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Basilica of Saint Louis, King (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Mississippi Valley Trust Company (approx. 0.2 miles away); Joseph Pulitzer Merchant Laclede Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dred and Harriet Scott (approx. ¼ mile away); La Rue Missouri (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lewis and Clark and St. Louis Riverfront (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in St. Louis.
Also see . . .
1. Jefferson National Expansion Memorial Gateway Arch Fact Sheet. (Submitted on January 25, 2010.)
2. National Park Service: Architecture in the Parks: A National Historic Landmark Theme Study. Jefferson National Expansion Memorial Gateway Arch. This link provides the architectural history and significance of this structure. (Submitted on January 25, 2010.)
3. Gateway Arch Wikipedia. (Submitted on January 25, 2010.)
4. The Gateway Arch Facts & Questions. (Submitted on September 30, 2013, by Trevor Morris of Fond du lac, Wisconsin.)
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