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 City of Saint Louis Missouri 

From 1861 until 1867 the First District was located at Fourth and Fifth ( Broadway ) and was torn down for the new Chouteau Avenue .
April 8, 1867 until 1876 the First District was located on Carondelet ( Broadway ) between Soulard and Lafayette .
In 1867 a Sub Station was built in Lafayette Park and was part of the First District .
In 1870 the City of Carondelet was annexed into the City of Saint Louis .
Photo
of
First District Police Station
7301 Pennsylvania at Robert
Saint Louis Missouri
Photo of First District Police Station 7301 Pennsylvania at Robert Saint Louis Missouri !
In prior years Pennsylvania and Robert was known as Second and Taylor .
The Police Station was built in 1876 and cost $11,000.00 .
photo circa 1902
The First District in 1925 was bounded by River des Peres on the South,
Osceola on the North, the Mississippi River on the East and Grand and Sharp on the West .
This building closed as a police station operating for some 55 years as the First District Police District .
First district police operations were moved to the new police station at 909 Holly Hills .
The stables, the building at the right, is at the rear and now in 2008 the stables are still standing at 212 Robert .
Photo of a Mounted Police Station in the early days at 212 Robert in Saint Louis Missouri !
Mounted Police Stable
today in 2008
212 Robert
Saint Louis Missouri
Mounted on the facade above the door of the stable
Photo of horse's head at 212 Robert !
is a rare surviving well-executed horse's head on the building at 212 Robert and not altered or painted .
The property was sold in 1969 and the building, the police station at 7301 Pennsylvania, was demolished ,
for a garden yard at the site of the police station and a residence built over the stable at 212 Robert .
Photo of 7301 Pennsylvania at Robert !
photo circa 2008
In 1972, Henry Bolte, used a 1875 Police Stable as a starting point to construct his dream home in old Carondelet .
Photo
of
First District Police Station
909 Holly Hills at Colorado
Saint Louis Missouri
Photo of First District Police Station 909 Holly Hills Saint Louis Missouri !
Erected A D 1931
Lipstein & Rathmann Architects
photo circa 1947
Known as the " Holly Hills Police Station ".
On the first floor were the offices, the report room, the holdover cells .
On the second floor is the detective bureau, other offices and the assembly room .
In the basement were the showers and lockers and a firing range .
A garage was in the rear of the building with an entrance on Holly Hills and an exit on Colorado .
This building closed as a police station operating for some 59 years as the First District Police District .
First district police operations were moved to the new
South Patrol Area Command Station 3157 Sublette
entering the 1990's .
Photo of First District Police Station Holdover 909 Holly Hills Saint Louis Missouri !
Photo of First District Police Station Holdover 909 Holly Hills photo circa 1999
Photo of First District Police Station Holdover 909 Holly Hills Saint Louis Missouri !
Photo of First District Police Station 909 Holly Hills photo circa 1999
Photo of First District Police Station 909 Holly Hills Saint Louis Missouri !
photo circa August 2008
In 2007 the
Gateway Ambulance, 911 Holly Hills, Saint Louis Missouri
operated at this address .
Property owned by
R I G Corp
P O Box 2888
Saint Louis Mo 63111
with appraised value of $592,200.00 .


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