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The SHSMO Research Centers and the Center for Missouri Studies will be closed Saturday, Dec. 24, 2022, through Monday, January 2, 2023, for the Christmas and New Year holidays.
November 10, 2022

The public is invited to a night of theater and history at the Center for Missouri Studies Nov. 17 and 18, 7:30 p.m. The GreenHouse Theatre Project will perform MO Love: Letters from the Archive, in collaboration with the State Historical Society of Missouri.

November 8, 2022

The complete collection of 91 Thomas Hart Benton Editioned Lithographs will be on exhibition at the George A. Spiva Center for the Arts as part of the opening celebration of the Harry M. Arts & Entertainment Cornell Complex in Joplin November 12, noon to 5 p.m. Visitors can

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October 27, 2022

Students, scholars and the mid-Missouri community will come together Nov. 3 to celebrate the centennial of T. S. Eliot’s poem The Waste Land. Born and raised in St. Louis, Eliot went on to become an international literary figure and Nobel Prize winner. One hundred years after the publication of

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October 25, 2022

The State Historical Society of Missouri announces that Larry Gragg, author and Professor Emeritus of History at Missouri University of Science and Technology, will be presenting a program that examines the impacts of desegregation in Missouri higher education on Wednesday, November 2, 6 p.m.,

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