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Seller: qrst (35,704) 100%, Location: Oxford, Maryland, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 272223799345 1963 Newspaper with inside historic photograph and long, detailed article on the ongoing construction of the internationally-famous St. Louis, Missouri GATEWAY ARCH. The article praises the economic impact already being felt in the once-decayed downtown and Mississippi River-front areas of the city!! Also, a front-page article on the suicide of Philip Graham, husband of Washington Post owner Katherine Graham, who killed himself by gunshot in 1963! Please visit our EBAY STORE at the link directly below for HUNDREDS of HISTORICAL NEWSPAPERS on sale or at auction: http://stores.ebay.com/Steve-Goldman-HISTORICAL-NEWSPAPERS_W0QQsspagenameZL2222QQtZkm SEE PHOTO----- COMPLETE, ORIGINAL NEWSPAPER, the New York Times (NY, NY) dated August 4, 1963 with inside historic photograph and long, detailed article on the ongoing construction of the internationally-famous St. Louis, Missouri GATEWAY ARCH. The article praises the economic impact already being felt in the once-decayed downtown and Mississippi River-front areas of the city!! The arch was designed by world-renowned Swedish-American architect Eero Saarinen, who also designed, among many other famous structures, the main gate at Dulles International Airport and TWA Flight center at JFK in New York! Sadly, he did not live to see the construction of his most famous work, the St. LOUIS GATEWAY ARCH. 1963 newspaper with inside historic architecture news and photograph! The ST LOUIS GATEWAY ARCH, with legs 70 feet off the ground, already reviving the MISSISSIPPI RIVER waterfront and taking the midwest into the 21st century!! The perfect gift for the architect in your life!!! The Gateway Arch is a 630-foot (192 m) monument in St. Louis in the U.S. state of Missouri. Clad in stainless steel and built in the form of an inverted, weighted catenary arch, it is the world's tallest arch, the tallest man-made monument in the Western Hemisphere, and Missouri's tallest accessible building. Built as a monument to the westward expansion of the United States, it is the centerpiece of the Jefferson National Expansion Memorial and has become an internationally famous symbol of St. Louis. The arch sits at the site of St. Louis' founding on the west bank of the Mississippi River. The Gateway Arch was designed by Finnish-American architect Eero Saarinen in 1947; construction began on February 12, 1963, and was completed on October 28, 1965, for $13 million (equivalent to $190 million in 2015). The monument opened to the public on June 10, 1967 Very good condition. This listing includes the complete entire original newspaper, NOT just a clipping or a page of it. STEPHEN A. GOLDMAN HISTORICAL NEWSPAPERS stands behind all of the items that we sell with a no questions asked, money back guarantee. Every item we sell is an original newspaper printed on the date indicated at the beginning of its description. U.S. buyers pay $8 priority mail postage which includes waterproof plastic and a heavy cardboard flat to protect your purchase from damage in the mail. International postage is quoted when we are informed as to where the package is to be sent. We do combine postage (to reduce postage costs) for multiple purchases sent in the same package. We accept payment by PAYPAL as well as by CREDIT CARD (Visa and Master Card). We list hundreds of rare newspapers with dates from 1570 through 2004 on Ebay each week and we ship packages twice a week. This is truly SIX CENTURIES OF HISTORY that YOU CAN OWN! Please check out our constantly updated offerings by doing a seller search by clicking on the address below: http://cgi6.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?MfcISAPICommand=ViewListedItems&since=2&userid=qrst&include=0&rows=200 Please visit our EBAY STORE at: http://stores.ebay.com/Steve-Goldman-HISTORICAL-NEWSPAPERS_W0QQsspagenameZL2222QQtZkm Stephen A. Goldman Historical Newspapers has been in the business of buying and selling historical newspapers for over 40 years. Dr. Goldman is a consultant to the Freedom Forum Newseum and a member of the American Antiquarian Society. You can buy with confidence from us, knowing that we stand behind all of our historical items with a 100% money back guarantee. Let our 40+ years of experience work for YOU ! We have hundreds of thousands of historical newspapers (and their very early precursers) for sale. Powered by eBay Turbo Lister The free listing tool. List your items fast and easy and manage your active items.

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