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November 29, 2021
Paper and panel proposals in all fields of history, including public history and historic preservation, are invited...
November 24, 2021

During this time of gratitude, we want to thank you for a truly amazing Missouri Bicentennial year. We are grateful for the privilege to share your stories, honor your memories, and welcome you and your families at the State Historical Society of Missouri. The Show-Me State’s 200th-year

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November 22, 2021

Christopher Phillips discusses Nathaniel Lyon, Claiborne Fox Jackson, and the Civil War on the American Middle Border...

November 19, 2021

Newly released for 2021, This Place of Promise: A Historian’s Perspective on 200 Years of Missouri History, is now available for order from SHSMO Richard Bookstore. Conceived as a way to commemorate Missouri’s bicentennial of statehood, this unique work presents the perspective of Gary

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