Quintessential Shaw

A project in St Louis, MO by Greg Seymour

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Creating a coffee table picture book documenting the history, architecture, and beauty of the Shaw neighborhood in St. Louis!
Backers: 15
Average Pledge Per Backer: $55

Funded: $831 of $750
Dates: Feb 27th -> Mar 29th (30 days)
Project By: Greg Seymour
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Latest News


April 5th - via:
The money is in and is in the process of being transferred to my bank account.  I will sending out individual messages regarding a few things, but surveys for the rewards will be going out at a later date.  Thanks again everyone! Greg  (Read More)

Funded....what now?

April 2nd - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

We did it!!!

March 18th - via:
Thanks everybody! (Read More)

Did you know.....

March 15th - via:
Did you know that one of the homes in the Shaw neighborhood was used in the film "Up n the Air" featuring George Clooney!  What other neat things have happened in this amazing area?  Only $25 to go and we will be that much closer to answering that... (Read More)

Almost There! I need your help!

March 11th - via:
Hello again everybody! Thank you so much for your support! I met with Sean Spencer of the Shaw Neighborhood Housing Corp and had a great conversation with him.  He thought the book was a great idea and gave me some further contact information for... (Read More)

Some Pictures and Info

March 7th - via:
Thanks again everybody! The meeting with Sean Spencer was changed to tomorrow morning, so hopefully good news after speaking with him.  I am trying to find a good method of getting in contact with the potential publisher who works at Thurman Grill,... (Read More)

Thank you!

March 4th - via:
Thanks for your support everyone, I have a meeting on Thursday with Sean from the Shaw Neighborhood Housing Corporation and he said he may know of how to get some more funding.  Please share this project with any friends or neighbors that may be... (Read More)

Additions to the Pledge Rewards!

March 1st - via:
While I appreciate feedback from anyone who is interested in offering possible locations for this project, anyone backing at the $100 level will get the following opportunity..... -You choose a location in the Tower Grove/Shaw area -Tag along for the... (Read More)

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