The State Historical Society of Missouri is pleased to announce that subcontractor TJ Wies Contracting, Inc. has been awarded the American General Contractors Keystone Award for their work at the Center for Missouri Studies. TJ Wies is responsible for the Columbia Research Center ceiling with its unique convex wave shape, suggestive of the confluence of Missouri rivers.
The State Historical Society of Missouri is pleased to be an institutional partner of the Michael A. Middleton Center for Race, Citizenship, and Justice.
Phelps County Focus–The Missouri S&T Archives announces it will jointly host, with SHSMO-Rolla, the Smithsonian poster exhibition “Righting a Wrong: Japanese Americans and World War II” from Oct. 19 to Nov. 13 on the second floor of the Curtis Laws Wilson Library (CLW). The exhibition examines the complicated history and impact of Executive Order 9066 that led to the incarceration of Japanese Americans following the attack on Pearl Harbor...
Family Tree Magazine is widely known for providing genealogists and family researchers with resources to explore their family legacies. Each fall, magazine editors select the 75 best state-specific websites for personal family research. For 2020, SHSMO Digital Collections was chosen as one of these top resources.