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Promotional Products Dealer in Saint Louis City, Missouri

 

Saint Louis City, Missouri

If you are searching for a Promotional Products Dealer in or around Saint Louis City, Missouri we would love to talk to you. We are located in the Metro East and are able to meet, either in person or over the phone to discuss your promotional product options. We have designed hundrends of promotional products in the last five years and several of them are located in Saint Louis City, Missouri. We offer custom promotional product to the Saint Louis City, Missouriarea. Unlike typical promotional product dealers we do not use templates. We have a unique promotional product process that we utilize to find out what you like and don' tike. Contact Us Today, since you are located in Saint Louis City, Missouri we are close enough for you to meet at our office or we can meet at yours. We look forward to talking to you.

Saint Louis City, Missouri is the second largest city in the state with a prime location on the Mississippi River. Saint Louis City was founded in 1764 by Frenchman Auguste Chouteau, who started a fur-trading post there. Piere Laclede Liquest traveled to the area from New Orleans and started a town in the location where present day Saint Louis City sits. The two men named Saint Louis City, Missouri after King Louis the fifteenth.
Saint Louis City belonged to the French and then to the Spanish from 1770 to 1803, then it was given back to France and included in the Louisiana Purchase and finally became part of the United States. Six years later, Saint Louis City was incorporated as a town. The town of Saint Louis City served as the capital of the Missouri Territory until 1821 when Missouri became a state and moved the capital.
In 1819, John Jacob Astor started the western branch of the American Fur Company in Saint Louis City. The company and the city prospered. With the thriving fur trade and the development of steamboat traffic, Saint Louis City became a major hub. The addition of the railroad in the 1850’s helped to spur on future growth in the Saint Louis City area.
The city of Saint Louis City built the Eads Bridge in 1874; it was the first bridge over the Mississippi River. In 1876, the city of Saint Louis City seceded from Saint Louis City County. This allowed the city of Saint Louis City to develop independently.
Saint Louis City hosted the 1904 World’s Fair and the 1904 Olympic Games. This was the first time a city outside of Europe had hosted the Olympics. The money that was raised during the World’s Fair was used to build the Saint Louis City Art Museum and the Missouri History Museum.
The area grew in manufacturing and today still relies on industry to support the local economy. Residents of Saint Louis City find employment in the manufacturing of automobiles, aircraft and space technology as well as metal fabrication, food processing, storage and distribution just to name a few. One of the most famous structures in all of Saint Louis City is the Gateway Arch. This giant stainless steel structure rises 630 feet above the banks of the Mississippi River.
The industrial growth in Saint Louis City allowed the area to grow rapidly. Saint Louis City reached its peak population of almost 857,000 people for the 1950 census. As subdivisions were built and commuting became easier, people moved to the suburbs and out of the city of Saint Louis City. Recent urban renewal projects focusing on the downtown area led Saint Louis City to receive the World Leadership Award for urban renewal in 2006.
Today, Saint Louis City has a population of nearly 320,000. The number of people who reside in the greater Saint Louis City area is nearly three million. Major employers in the area include Anheuser-Busch, Enterprise Rent-a-Car and Energizer. Saint Louis City is also home to the Saint Louis City Cardinals, a major league baseball team, the Saint Louis City Blues (hockey team) and the Saint Louis City Rams (football team).

 
 
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