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Tuesday, May 20, 2014

The Convent

The convent was built in the 1930s and at its peak there were 90 nuns living here simultaneously. It closed recently and is currently for sale.

The Convent © 2014 sublunar

The Convent © 2014 sublunar

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The Convent © 2014 sublunar

The Convent © 2014 sublunar

The Convent © 2014 sublunar

The Convent © 2014 sublunar

The Convent © 2014 sublunar

The Convent © 2014 sublunar

The Convent © 2014 sublunar

The Convent © 2014 sublunar

The Convent © 2014 sublunar

The Convent © 2014 sublunar

The Convent © 2014 sublunar

The Convent © 2014 sublunar

The Convent © 2014 sublunar

The Convent © 2014 sublunar

The Convent © 2014 sublunar

The Convent © 2014 sublunar

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Monday, May 19, 2014

Normandie Hall

Normandie Hall was constructed in the 1920's as a convent for the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word.

UMSL wants it demolished, like most things they get control of. Currently, however, demolition is postponed.

Normandie Hall Saint Louis © 2014 sublunar

Normandie Hall Saint Louis © 2014 sublunar

Normandie Hall Saint Louis © 2014 sublunar

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Normandie Hall Saint Louis © 2014 sublunar

Normandie Hall Saint Louis © 2014 sublunar

Normandie Hall Saint Louis © 2014 sublunar

Normandie Hall Saint Louis © 2014 sublunar

Sunday, May 18, 2014