Struggle for Statehood Exhibit: Lee’s Summit
September 21 @ 8:00 am - October 26 @ 5:00 pmFree
Bicentennial Exhibit: Struggle for Statehood comes to Lee’s Summit
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: University of Central Missouri – in partnership with the UCM Missouri Innovation Campus in Lee’s Summit and the Summit Technology Academy (LSR-7)
Location: Summit Center (University of Central Missouri – Missouri Innovation Campus), 1101 Innovation Parkway, Lee’s Summit, MO 64086
Host Organizer: Dr. Jon Taylor, History Department, email@example.com