East Saint Louis
geographical name city SW Illinois population 31,542

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  • East Saint Louis — (spr. īst ßent lūis), Stadt in der Grafschaft St. Clair des nordamerikan. Staates Illinois, liegt am Mississippi, Saint Louis (s. d.) gegenüber, mit dem es eine 2000 m lange Eisenbahnbrücke verbindet, und dessen Verkehr mit dem Osten es durch… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • East Saint Louis — (spr. ihst ßennt lūiß oder lūi), Stadt im nordamerik. Staate Illinois, am Mississippi, (1900) 29.655 E.; bedeutender Handel …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • East Saint Louis — ▪ Illinois, United States       city, St. Clair county, southwestern Illinois, U.S. It lies along the Mississippi River opposite St. Louis (Saint Louis), Missouri. About 1797 a ferry station was established on the site by Captain James Piggott, a …   Universalium

  • East Saint Louis — Original name in latin East Saint Louis Name in other language East St. Louis State code US Continent/City America/Chicago longitude 38.6245 latitude 90.15094 altitude 127 Population 27006 Date 2013 07 19 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • East Saint Louis — noun a town in southwest Illinois on the Mississippi across from Saint Louis • Instance Hypernyms: ↑town • Part Holonyms: ↑Illinois, ↑Prairie State, ↑Land of Lincoln, ↑IL …   Useful english dictionary

  • East Saint Louis — city, SW Illinois 62201*; pop. 40,944 …   Webster's Gazetteer

  • East Saint Louis (Illinois) — Demande de traduction East St. Louis, Illinois → …   Wikipédia en Français

  • East Saint Louis Race Riot — (July 1917) Outbreak of violence in East St. Louis, Ill. , sparked by the employment of African Americans in a factory holding government contracts. It was the worst of several attacks during World War I on African Americans newly employed in war …   Universalium

  • East Saint Louis Race Riot of 1917 — ▪ United States history       (July 2), bloody outbreak of violence in East St. Louis, Ill., stemming specifically from the employment of black workers in a factory holding government contracts. It was the worst of many incidents of racial… …   Universalium

  • East Saint Louis, disturbio racial de — (julio de 1917). Estallido de violencia en East St. Louis, Ill, a raíz del empleo de afroamericanos en una fábrica que cumplía contratos del gobierno. Fue el peor de varios ataques ocurridos durante la primera guerra mundial contra gente de raza… …   Enciclopedia Universal

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