Request with Exact Citation


The State Historical Society of Missouri is governed by a Board of Trustees whose Executive Committee has directed that each of the SHSMO research centers shall remain closed to patrons and staff so long as the campuses on which they are located are closed.

Beginning June 1, 2020, staff will resume fulfilling research requests. If you have a question or a research request, please submit those using the online Research Request Form.

To request articles from the Society's Index to Selected Missouri Newspapers, 1819-1886, copy and paste the citation information into the Research Request form. Please limit your request to ten citations.

Fee for articles from the Index to Selected Missouri Newspapers

  • $4 for each exact citation newspaper request
    No more than 10 citations at a time

Some Missouri newspapers are available online, free of charge. Available newspapers may be accessed through the Missouri Digital Newspaper Project.

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