Battle of St. Louis – author visit

September 16, 2017 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Webster Groves Public Library meeting room

Stephen L. Kling Jr. will discuss his book, The Battle of St. Louis, The Attack on Cahokia and the American Revolution in the West. The little known battle, which took place on May 26, 1780, was fought along the western edge of what is now the Gateway Arch grounds and kept the Mississippi River from being controlled by the British.