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Delmar Divide

"Delmar Divide" Photoessay

"Delmar Divide" Photoessay

Delmar Boulevard divides St. Louis, Missouri into two worlds: to the South, 70 percent of residents are white, home values average $310,000, and 67 percent of adults hold bachelor’s degrees; to the north, 99 percent of residents are black, homes average $78,000, and one adult resident out of every 20 has finished college. With this project, I wanted to explore what the Delmar Divide looks like to residents north and south of the divide.

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