A Circa Guide to Glendale
The City of Glendale was named after a small station between Webster Groves and Kirkwood on the Missouri Pacific Railroad. Glendale was a sparsely settled area of elegant country homes and estates around the time of the Civil War. The City of Glendale, a residential suburb, expresses its spirit of neighborliness in a variety of community clubs and activities. Community service is almost taken for granted in Glendale, where a tradition of friendliness has always prevailed.