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Struggle for Statehood Exhibit: Springfield

June 6 @ 8:00 am - August 6 @ 5:00 pm

Free

Bicentennial Exhibit: Struggle for Statehood comes to Springfield

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: Springfield-Greene County Library and History Museum on the Square
Location: The exhibit will be displayed at both Springfield-Greene County Library and History Museum on the Square for four weeks at each location.
Springfield-Greene County Library, 4653 S. Campbell Ave., Springfield, MO 65810
History Museum on the Square, 154 Park Central Square, Springfield, MO 65806
Host Organizer: Brian Grubbs, briang@thelibrary.org

Details

Start:
June 6 @ 8:00 am
End:
August 6 @ 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Claire Bruntrager
Email:
claire@mohumanities.org