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2017 Headlines

December

  • Dec 14 – New Center Intended to be "100-Year Building" Columbia Missourian
  • Dec 12 – Historical Chronicles of a Texas County Family Houston Herald
  • Dec 7 – Personal WWII Letters Now Available Online
  • Dec 5 – Trail of Tears, Wild Bill Hickok Among Springfield Stories Captured During C-SPAN Filming KSMU
  • Dec 1 – Help Missouri Students through National History Day
  • November

  • Nov 27 – Collections Begin on Missouri Radio Archive Ozark Radio News
  • Nov 20 – Work of Street Photographer Finds Home at the Society
  • Nov 14 – Shop SHSMO this Holiday Season
  • Nov 10 – Join SHSMO at These Great Upcoming Events
  • Nov 8 – Samuel and Mattie Montgomery: Contested Loyalty in a Time of War Missouri Times
  • Nov 6 – State Historical Society President: History is 'The Story of People' Southeast Missourian
  • Nov 3 – Missouri Digital Newspaper Project Receives Eight New Grants Missouri Times
  • Nov 1 – State Organization to Give Grants for History Programs Jefferson City News Tribune
  • October

  • Oct 30 – 2017 Missouri Conference on History Proposals Due by November 1
  • Oct 27 – Join SHSMO president Bob Priddy in Springfield, Moberly, Jackson, or Boonville
  • Oct 24 – Paxson Remembered: Journalism Pioneer Cofounded National Women and Media Collection Missouri Times
  • Oct 20 – Join SHSMO Wednesday for African American Experience Lecture
  • Oct 18 – Luvelli Street Photos Exhibition Now Open Radio Friends with Paul Pepper
  • Oct 16 – SHSMO Opens $500 Grant Applications for Local History Projects Columbia Missourian
  • Oct 13 – Aunt and Niece Duo See State Historical Society Growth
  • Oct 10 – Center for Missouri Studies Fall Lecture and Annual Meeting Highlights
  • Oct 5 – Reminder: Fall Lecture and Annual Meeting this Saturday
  • September

  • Sep 28 – Executive Committee Proposes Bylaws Change Missouri Times
  • Sep 26 – Eddleman Chosen to Lead Cape Girardeau Research Center Missouri Times
  • Sep 22 – PBS Features NHD: Watch for Missouri's Rachel Adger PBS's American Experience
  • Sep 21 – Reminder: One Week Left to Register for Fall Lecture and Annual Meeting
  • Sep 19 – Reminder: Missouri Conference on History Call for Papers Due November 1
  • Sep 14 – How To Bring National History Day to Your Classroom MSTA Blog
  • Sep 12 – Thursday's Kimball Lecture to Highlight Renowned Kansas City Landscape Architects
  • Sep 7 – Missouri Wins Big at National Competition Missouri Times
  • Sep 5 – Kimball Lecture to Highlight Renowned Kansas City Landscape Architects Missouri Times
  • August

  • Aug 31 – NY Times Bestselling Author to Discuss World War I at Fall Lecture and Annual Meeting
  • Aug 29 – Reminder: Center Fellowships Applications Due September 1
  • Aug 25 – Painted Personas Exhibition Walk-Through Tomorrow
  • Aug 23 – News, Collections, and Exhibits Featured in August Missouri Times
  • Aug 18 – Watch the Center for Missouri Studies Progress
  • Aug 10 – Today Marks Missouri's 196th Anniversary of Statehood
  • Aug 8 – Doctor, Economist, Professor: Three Generations of the Moulder Family in Southeast Missouri Missouri Times
  • Aug 4 – Columbia Research Center Will Be Closed Saturday, August 5, Due to Construction
  • Aug 3 – Extended Research Hours Today in Columbia
  • Aug 1 – Wight and Wight Records Offer Fresh Insights into Kansas City's Architectural Heritage Missouri Times
  • July

  • Jul 28 – NY Times Bestselling Author Delves into WWI at Fall Lecture and Annual Meeting
  • Jul 25 – Thinking Out Loud: Center for Missouri Studies Preview KBIA
  • Jul 21 – Missouri Historical Review: See the Current Issue Highlights
  • Jul 19 – Mabrey Family Papers Provide Diaries of Wayne County Civil War Veteran and Public Servant Missouri Times
  • Jul 13 – Missouri Conference on History Call for Papers Open, Proposals Due November 1
  • Jul 11 – Glass Plate Photo Collection Illustrates Challenges of Move to New Headquarters Missouri Times
  • Ju1 6 – Eddleman to Lead Cape Girardeau Research Center; Nickell to Kellerman Foundation Southeast Missourian
  • June

  • Jun 29 – Wheaton Students Recognized at National History Day Competition KSNF/KODE
  • Jun 27 – NHDMO Wins Big at National History Day Competition
  • Jun 23 – Photograph and Papers Preservation Workshop Monday in Ellington
  • Jun 21 – Important Loans Featured in Upcoming Bingham Exhibition Missouri Times
  • Jun 19 – Nominations Due June 30 for Missouri History Book Award, Eagleton-Waters Book Award, and Atherton Prizes
  • Jun 15 – Cape Girardeau Research Center closed June 19-23, 2017
  • Jun 12 – Top students represent Show-Me State in DC
  • Jun 9 – Bicentennial Committee Awards 2017 Show-Me Prize at National History Day State Contest Missouri 2021
  • Jun 8 – Two Young Historians at HMS Receive Medals During State National History Day Competition Hannibal Courier-Post
  • Jun 6 – Applications Open for the 2018 Center for Missouri Studies Fellowships
  • Jun 2 – Missouri Students "Take a Stand" at National History Day State Contest Missouri Times
  • May

  • May 31 – Chuck Berry Remembered: SHSMO Research Project Leads to Archive on a St. Louis Legend Missouri Times
  • May 26 – Celebrate SHSMO's 119th Birthday at Research Centers Across the State
  • May 24 – Letter from State Historical Society President Missouri Times
  • May 22 – State Historical Society Breaks Ground on New Headquarters in Columbia Missouri Times
  • May 18 – News, Collections, and Exhibits Featured in May Missouri Times
  • May 16 – Students Translate Collection of Downed World War II Tail Gunner's Papers Missouri Times
  • May 11 – Personal Archiving Session in Springfield this Weekend
  • May 9 – Call For Nominations: Missouri History Book Award, Eagleton-Waters Book Award, and Atherton Prizes
  • May 5 – Local Students Win at State History Competition Joplin Globe
  • May 3 – SHSMO 101: Making the Most of Your Research in Bolivar Tomorrow
  • May 1 – St. Louis Integration Documented through New Housing Collection Missouri Times
  • April

  • Apr 29 – Bluegrass Pickin' One More Time Postponed Due to Area Flooding
  • Apr 27 – Marnett Collection Preserves Legacy of Kansas City Railroad Enthusiast Missouri Times
  • Apr 25 – From the History Day Paper I Wrote a Decade Ago to the Letter I Transcribed Yesterday Missouri Times
  • Apr 21 – Marnett Collection Preserves Legacy of Kansas City Railroad Enthusiast Missouri Times
  • Apr 20 – Construction to Begin This Spring on Planned Center for Missouri Studies Columbia Tribune
  • Apr 19 – Missouri Looks Back at Its First 100 Years: Donald Dwight Davis and the Centennial News Bureau Missouri Times
  • Apr 17 – Genealogist Spends Lifetime Assisting Family Historians, Donates Collection Missouri Times
  • Apr 13 – Camdenton Students Qualify For State History Day Competition LakeExpo.com
  • Apr 11 – Rolla Research Center to Host Bluegrass Festival in April Missouri Times
  • Apr 6 – Volunteer Judges Needed to Help Missouri Students on April 29
  • Apr 4 – St. Louis Associate Director Selected, Staff Members Added at Three Research Centers Missouri Times
  • March

  • Mar 31 – Take a Stand! Volunteer at the National History Day in Missouri state contest WindingRiver.com
  • Mar 29 – African American Experience in Missouri Lecture Next Tuesday
  • Mar 27 – Maryville Takes Two History Day Championships Maryville Daily Forum
  • Mar 24 – Nell Donnelly Reed: Kansas City Entrepreneur KSHB Kansas City
  • Mar 22 – An Evening with Molly Brown Tomorrow in Springfield
  • Mar 20 – Students 'Take a Stand' at History Day Joplin Globe
  • Mar 16 – Ozark Jubilee Event Celebrates Country and Western Music
  • Mar 14 – New Historic Missourians Biography: James Buchanan Eads
  • Mar 9 – Exhibit Celebrates 50 Years of MU Textile Collection
  • Mar 6 – Conservation Grant Advances SHSMO Lab's Preservation Efforts Missouri Times
  • Mar 3 – Help Missouri Students: Judge at the NHDMO State Contest
  • Mar 1 – Election Aftershock in Arrow Rock this Saturday
  • February

  • Feb 27 – Columbia Artist's Poignant Watercolor on Display for Black History Month Missouri Times
  • Feb 24 – History's Future: An Inside Look at the New Historical Society Complex Columbia Missourian
  • Feb 22 – News, Collections, and Exhibits Featured in February Missouri Times
  • Feb 20 – Accessing and Using SHSMO Materials in Joplin on February 25
  • Feb 17 – Special Rate: Book Missouri Conference on History Accommodations by February 20
  • Feb 15 – Exhibit, Lecture Tell Story of St. Louis Jewish Anti-Tubercular Preventorium Jewish Light
  • Feb 13 – Facebook Live Celebrates Missouri Love Stories
  • Feb 10 – Join SHSMO for School's Out, History's In! Presidents' Day on February 20
  • Feb 8 – Resource Guide Provides Window into the African American Experience
  • Feb 6 – Springfield Streetcar Strike Event on February 16
  • Feb 2 – New Historic Missourians Biography: John B. Henderson
  • January

  • Jan 31 – Celebrate Black History Month at February 7 Lecture
  • Jan 27 – "From Boone to Black Elk Show and Tell" Radio Friends with Paul Pepper
  • Jan 25 – Find Family History Tips on SHSMO Facebook with #ShowMeGenealogy
  • Jan 23 – Support NHDMO Students at Annual Day at the Capitol
  • Jan 19 – From Daniel Boone to Black Elk Walk-Through on January 28
  • Jan 17 – Missouri Historical Review: See the Current Issue Highlights
  • Jan 12 – Missouri Conference on History: Registration Now Open
  • Jan 10 – Missouri National Medalist and Educator Selected for Prestigious NHD Normandy Institute Pembroke Hill News
  • Jan 5 – Art Photographer Donates Vibrant Missouri Scenes to Collection
  • Jan 3 – SHSMO 101: Learn about Society Resources in Joplin on January 14
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