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Featured Events

As the St. Louis Post-Dispatch’s two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist, Fitzpatrick chronicled the progression of World War II as it happened with powerful and poignant editorial cartoons. This walk-through covers all three installments of Battle Lines, the WWII Cartoons of Daniel Fitzpatrick. Online and free, registration required.

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Missouri is celebrating a monumental birthday next year! August 10, 2021, marks the 200th anniversary of Missouri statehood. Join Michael Sweeney, coordinator of Missouri 2021, for an overview of the exciting projects and events commemorating the state’s bicentennial. Online and free, registration required.
The American Association of University Women Ballwin-Chesterfield Branch hosts Dennis Stroughmatt for his presentation In French Fiddle Tunes and Tall Tales: The French Creole Story of Missouri.
Join us virtually for the 63rd Annual Missouri Conference on History! Hosted by SHSMO, the conference brings together scholars, teachers, and other professional historians to share in the presentation of research, to exchange information on teaching and curriculum, and to consider ways to promote the welfare of the profession and general interest in history.

On Demand Programs

Bill Eddleman explains how to find and use online records that are free and discover what’s available from subscription services.
YSU professor Amy Laurel Fluker discusses Civil War commemoration in Missouri as pursued most often by women and from both sides of the conflict.
Watch Oral Historian Sean Rost explore three unique Missouri legends that have deep ties to the Show-Me State
Bill Eddleman teaches us how to assemble what we already have—or can easily access—while giving tips on how to stay organized, interview relatives, keep focused, maintain a record of research, and determine research locations.