Useful Holdings of the Missouri Historical Society:

Library (note: most materials related to East St. Louis are filed under IL 9.11 Ea7x):

IL 9.11 Ea7p                Planning assets and options for proposed ESL addition to Jeff Exp Mem (1986)

Index File (Library and Archives):

Archives File:

East St Louis:

American Bottom:

Wiggin’s Ferry:

Wiggins Ferry Co. Papers, 1891-1917  ca. 2000 items in MHS Archives accession number 80-0132

Terminal Railroad Association:

St. Louis, Alton, and Terre Haute RR:

East St. Louis & Suburban Railway:

Eads Bridge:

  Bloody Island:

Heims Brewing Co.:

St. Clair and Carondolet Bridge Co.:

Floods (mostly focusing on StL):

National Stockyards:

Terminal Railroad Asociation:

Mounds and Mound Builders:

MHS Collections (much of or entire collection probably of some use):