Struggle for Statehood Exhibit: Cape Girardeau
December 14, 2020 @ 8:00 am - January 29, 2021 @ 5:00 pmFree
Bicentennial Exhibit: Struggle for Statehood comes to Cape Girardeau
Exhibit panels include: Missouri’s First Peoples, Colonial Missouri, The Americanization of Missouri, Slavery Along the Mississippi, Living on the Edge of Statehood, How to Join the Union, The Rise of “The North” and Antislavery Politics, The Crisis in Public Opinion, Crisis in Congress and Compromise, Missouri’s First Elected Leaders, Missouri Constitutional Convention, Aftermath: The State the Union Couldn’t Swallow.
Host Organization: Cape River Heritage Museum
Location: Cape River Heritage Museum, 538 Independence St., Cape Girardeau, MO 63703.
Host Organizer: Charlotte Slinkard, email@example.com