Gateway Arch (St. Louis, MO)

Creator:
Saarinen, Eero, 1910-1961
Published/Created:
1948-1964
Notes:
This arch commemorates president Thomas Jefferson, the Lousiana Purchase, and the opening of the trans-Mississippi West. Saarinen won the commission after a national architectural competition.
Variant Titles:
Jefferson National Expansion Memorial
Topics:
Architecture -- United States -- 20th century -- (YVRC)
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
258625
Genre:
monuments: memorial arches (AAT)
Format:
Image
Content Type:
Sculptures, Models, & Architecture
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement
Access Restrictions:
Yale Community Only
Source Note:
B: Roman, Eero Saarinen, 2003
Yale Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Digital Collection:
Visual Resources Collection
Local Record Number:
Portfolio Item ID: 4167
OID:
302566
PID:
digcoll:2157586