Watch Online | Living St. Louis | November 18, 2019
The V.P.’s St. Louis Wedding
In November of 1949, the eyes of the nation were focused on a St. Louis church, where Vice President Alben Barkley was marrying widowed St. Louis secretary Jane Hadley. Her daughter Anne remembers the whirlwind romance that changed all of their lives.
Kemper Art Museum Features Ai Weiwei
Washington University’s Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum has gone through a dramatic transformation inside and out, and features an new exhibition of work by Chinese artist Ai Weiwei.
Much of today’s manufacturing is highly automated but factories still need people to operate the sophisticated machinery. An American Graduate report looks at the shortage of skilled workers and what some companies are doing to train people to fill those jobs.
Pershing Comes to St. Louis
100 years ago, in December 1919, World War I general and Missouri native John “Blackjack” Pershing, came to St. Louis and was the toast of the town.