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Continental Life Building
Continental -Life Building
St.Louis, MO.
Watercolor 13.5 x 10.5
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The Continental-Life Building, also known as the Continental Building, is an Art Deco skyscraper in St. Louis, Missouri, USA, which was completed in 1930. The building is located in Grand Center in St. Louis' Midtown neighborhood, and it is visible from Interstate 64/Highway 40 and Interstate 44.

Commissioned by Edmund Monroe "Ed" Mays [2] to be the home of his two businesses, Continental-Life Insurance and the Grand National Bank, the building was designed by William B. Ittner, a prominent St. Louis architect