Presenting a collection of St. Louis bricks, sidewalk markers, and the Fleur-de-lis as architectural detail on and in city buildings, brick collecting, urban exploration, and my life by Christian Herman. Reporting from Tower Grove South in St. Louis, MO.
Caldwell Arms Apartment Building
This is the best (and most endearing) original mortar I've found to date. The patience and pride of craftsmanship is obvious. Pop Quiz: Why are some apartment buildings called Arms? This stairwell isn't visible from the parking area.