World's Fair St. Louis 1904 #postcard of the Main Lagoon. NOTE: interest in the World's Fair runs high - Forest Park Community College has a continuing education class called "Re-Living the 1904 World's Fair."
A site plan of the Louisiana Purchase Exposition grounds. The Grand Basin still exists in Forest Park today, and the building labeled “Fine Arts” is the St. Louis Art Museum. The bottom-right corner of the map is now the campus of Washington University. Missouri History Museum. A Crash Course in St. Louis History: The World to St. Louis