state historical society of missouri

Today Paul Pepper visits with JOAN STACK, Missouri State Historical Society, about an exhibit in MU's Ellis Library that showcases cartoons about the 1960s civil rights movement from the point of view of St. Louis Post-Dispatch editorial cartoonist Thomas Englehart. February 6, 2015

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Most people are familiar with the Frisbee. We toss it around in the yard and at the park. Some people take their love of Frisbee to another level. This week on KBIA's Thinking Out Loud, Trevor Harris talks with local Ultimate players in advance of next week's major college Ultimate tournament happening here in Columbia.


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It's still eight years away, but Missouri lawmakers want the planning to begin for the bicentennial celebration of Missouri's statehood.

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The State Historical Society of Missouri is working to digitize the thousands of records in their archives. Along the way, staff has rediscovered many significant documents, including one written by an American founding father.