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Moments in Missouri Political History Video Segments
The Capitol Fire of 1911
View the video about how the Capitol Building in 1911 was ablaze after being struck by lightning.
View the video about how the first territorial governor for Missouri became known as the Missouri “Spanish Spy”.
View video about the first woman voter of Missouri.
View video about the 1919 law that prohibited the sale, manufacture or transport of alcohol in Missouri.
St. Louis Capitol
View video about how St. Louis could have been the Capitol of the United States.
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