Kinloch Scenes: A Photo Essay by Kayci Merritté

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Kinloch is Missouri's first black city and at one time it was one of the nation's largest all black communities. Now, due to buyouts by neighboring Lambert St. Louis International Airport, St. Louis County and developers, Kinloch's population has dwindled to just a few hundred. Here is a look at what -- and who -- remains. Photos by Kayci Merritte.