Re: Why St. Louis? #general
the st louis world's fair was in 1904, so there was probably an upsurge in economictoggle quoted messageShow quoted text
activity leading up to it.
in the absence of documentation, it's hard to guess what prompted your family to
move. sometimes they had relatives or acquaintances there, or they were offered
a job or a sales territory, or maybe they just heard stories that there were
economic opportunities there. or maybe, for some reason, they didn't like new
york, or had some reason for moving away >from the community?
even without instant communications, i think most of their reasons would be pretty
much the same as ours today.
tom klein, toronto
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