History on Elm: "Collecting for U.S. Route 66 to Commemorate its Centennial”

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

605 Elm Street
Columbia, MO

Plans are underway for the 100th anniversary of the “Mother Road” in 2026. Many organizations and individuals in multiple states, are involved in planning efforts for the 100th anniversary. Katie Seale, coordinator of the SHSMO Rolla and Springfield research centers, will talk about the collections initiative and how Missourians can be involved in this historic celebration.

History on Elm series celebrates the 125th anniversary of the founding of the State Historical Society in 1898 by exploring a variety of topics the second Tuesday of each month at noon at the Center for Missouri Studies in Columbia. The public is invited to attend. Registration is not required.