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M.S.U. Independent

M.S.U. Independent

Contributed by: State Historical Society of Missouri; University of Missouri School of Journalism

The M. S. U. Independent was an early newspaper in Columbia, Missouri issued by students of the University of Missouri (March 1894-Dec. 1895, by a society known as the M. S. U. Barb). It was named M. S. U. independent from March 3, 1894 to May 27, 1904 and later named The Independent. This collection covers March 3, 1894-May 27, 1905 with some issues missing.

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Main Street

Main Street

Contributed by: State Historical Society of Missouri

These photographs show main streets in Calhoun, Henry County; Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau County; De Soto, Jefferson County; Fulton, Callaway County; Greencastle, Sullivan County; Irondale, Washington County; Knox City, Knox County; Poplar Bluff, Butler County; Savannah, Andrew County; and Weston, Platte County.

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Maps from the Kansas City Public Library

Maps from the Kansas City Public Library

Contributed by: Kansas City Public Library

Digital images of maps in the public domain held by the Missouri Valley Room include state, county, and city maps as well as road, railroad, river, and other areas such as trails.

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Maps of Missouri

Maps of Missouri

Contributed by: St. Louis Public Library

A collection of Missouri and surrounding state maps covering various topics: cities, towns & counties; conservation & environment; discovery & exploration; cultural landscapes; military, battle & campaign; transportation & communications.

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Marion County Atlas, 1875

Marion County Atlas, 1875

Contributed by: Hannibal Free Public Library

1875 Atlas of Marion County and its township.

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Mark Twain Zephyr Image Collection

Mark Twain Zephyr Image Collection

Contributed by: Hannibal Free Public Library

The christening of the Mark Twain Zephyr railroad train collection contains copies of the newspaper, as well as additional information, photos, and memorabilia contributed by the community.

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Mary Alice Hansen Postcard Collection

Mary Alice Hansen Postcard Collection

Contributed by: Missouri State Archives

Collection of 200 postcards from the early 20th century featuring Missouri buildings, industry, and culture.

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Masks Around the World

Masks Around the World

Contributed by: University of Missouri Museum of Anthropology

This online exhibit presents examples of masks from the MU Museum of Anthropology's ethnographic collections and demonstrates the wide variety of masks made and used throughout the world.

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Max Hunter Collection of Ozark Folk Song

Max Hunter Collection of Ozark Folk Song

Contributed by: Music Department, Missouri State University

An archive of almost 1600 Ozark Mountain folk songs recorded between 1956 and 1976.

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Medical Journeys

Medical Journeys

Contributed by: Becker Medical Library, Washington University

This collection contains items from several of the archival collections of the Washington University School of Medicine pertaining to physicians and medical scientists who immigrated to Missouri from foreign countries in the 19th and 20th centuries and to Missouri physicians and medical scientists who traveled abroad to research, teach and share their expertise.

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Medicine in the Jungle: Dr. Thomas Dooley and Earl Rhine in Laos

Medicine in the Jungle: Dr. Thomas Dooley and Earl Rhine in Laos

Contributed by: State Historical Society of Missouri

An digital exhibit documenting how Dr. Thomas A. Dooley and his American assistants, Earl Rhine and Dwight Davis, took medical care, American friendship and humanitarian aid to people in Laos.

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Medicine in Times of Need: 21st General Hospital/Base Hospital 21

Medicine in Times of Need: 21st General Hospital/Base Hospital 21

Contributed by: Becker Medical Library, Washington University

The 21st General Hospital and Base Hospital 21 Collections consist of 617 items relating to the service of these Army hospital units in the First and Second World Wars. The items include photographic prints, negatives, lantern slides, sketches, documents, and memorabilia from several collections donated by members (or relatives of members) of these medical units.

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Meet Me at the Union

Meet Me at the Union

Contributed by: University Archives, University of Missouri-Columbia

Images of the University of Missouri Memorial Union from its planning and construction to its completion.

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Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum at Washington University in St. Louis

Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum at Washington University in St. Louis

Contributed by: Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, Washington University in St. Louis

The museum's web site, featuring a calendar of exhibits, as well as links to its digital collections. The Museum contains strong holdings of 19th-, 20th-, and 21st-century European and American paintings, sculptures, prints, installations, and photograph.

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Mineral Area Historic Building Landscape through an Architect's Eyes

Mineral Area Historic Building Landscape through an Architect's Eyes

Contributed by: Missouri Humanities Council KRJ Architects

This study examines the Mineral Area historic building landscape, and how it was influenced by the availability of materials, labor, and cultural background of the builders.

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Mining Health Study

Mining Health Study

Contributed by: Joplin Public Library

Report by the Federal Bureau of Mines investigators in 1914-1915 documenting mining operations and the health and safety dangers present in Joplin's zinc and lead mines.

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Missouri Birth & Death Records Database Pre-1910

Missouri Birth & Death Records Database Pre-1910

Contributed by: Missouri State Archives

Abstracts of Missouri birth, stillbirth, and death records recorded before 1910.

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Missouri Census Schedules from 1830-1940

Missouri Census Schedules from 1830-1940

Contributed by: Missouri State Archives

Index to federal and state census records, 1830-1940, available on microfilm at the Missouri State Archives.

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Missouri Civil War Battle Flags

Missouri Civil War Battle Flags

Contributed by: Missouri State Museum

As part of a long-term project to conserve its collection of Civil War battle flags, the Missouri State Museum has conserved 45 of the collection’s approximately 135 flags, representing both Union and Confederate regiments. These battle flags differed from the national flags in both design and use.

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Missouri Conservationist

Missouri Conservationist

Contributed by: Missouri Department of Conservation

This collection includes issues of the Missouri Conservationist magazine from 1938 to 1997. Beginning with July 1995, all issues are published online by the Missouri Department of Conservation. The collection is arranged in chronological order by issue.

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Missouri Constitutions, 1820-1945

Missouri Constitutions, 1820-1945

Contributed by: Missouri State Archives

This collection contains digitized copies of the Missouri Constitution from 1820, 1865, 1875, and 1945. Also included is the 1845 proposed Missouri Constitution which was not ratified.

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Missouri Coroner's Inquest Database

Missouri Coroner's Inquest Database

Contributed by: Missouri State Archives

Index of coroner records from seven Missouri counties and the City of St. Louis, dates range from 1842 to 1932.

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Missouri County & Municipal Records on Microfilm

Missouri County & Municipal Records on Microfilm

Contributed by: Missouri State Archives

Listing of microfilm reels, by county, office, and municipality, held by the Missouri State Archives.

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Missouri County Histories

Missouri County Histories

Contributed by: Various institutions

Numerous institutions around the state contributed books for digitization to the Missouri State Library's County History project. These books detail the history of the majority of Missouri's counties.

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Missouri County Plat Books

Missouri County Plat Books

Contributed by: Kansas City Public Library; University of Missouri-Columbia Special Collections; State Historical Society of Missouri

The Missouri County Plat Books collection is a selection of county atlases and plat books from all over the state published from 1875-1930.

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Missouri Death Certificates

Missouri Death Certificates

Contributed by: Missouri State Archives

Index of death certificates, linked to digital images of the original death certificate. Updated annually.

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Missouri Department of Conservation Film Collection

Missouri Department of Conservation Film Collection

Contributed by: Missouri Department of Conservation

Historical films produced by the Missouri Department of Conservation to inform citizens about protecting and managing the state’s forest, fish and wildlife resources. Access is available through YouTube.

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Missouri Division of Tourism Photograph Collection

Missouri Division of Tourism Photograph Collection

Contributed by: Missouri State Archives

Collection of over 10,000 photographic slides that document Missouri's tourism industry from 1967-1999.

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Missouri Fire Insurance Maps

Missouri Fire Insurance Maps

Contributed by: Kansas City Public Library; University of Missouri-Columbia Special Collections; Washington University; Missouri History Museum

Three collections of Missouri fire insurance maps, including collections of Sanborn maps for Kansas City and Missouri as a whole, and Whipple fire insurance maps for St. Louis.

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Missouri Governors Records, 1836-1897

Missouri Governors Records, 1836-1897

Contributed by: Missouri State Archives

Official records of 19th century Missouri governors. Records are currently online for the years 1837-1889. Topics include the expulsion of Mormons, railroads, slavery, violence along the Kansas border, guerilla bands, vigilantes and the outbreak of the Civil War.

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Missouri Historical Review

Missouri Historical Review

Contributed by: State Historical Society of Missouri

This richly illustrated journal features recent scholarship on all facets of the state's history. The Missouri Historical Review also contains reviews of and notes on recently published books about the history of the state and local areas and the lives of Missourians.

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Missouri House and Senate Journals, 1820-1899

Missouri House and Senate Journals, 1820-1899

Contributed by: Missouri State Archives

This collection contains 19th Century Journals of the Missouri House of Representatives and the Missouri Senate. These Journals record the proceedings of the state legislature.

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Missouri Judicial Records

Missouri Judicial Records

Contributed by: Missouri State Archives

This database of circuit and probate court files is currently searchable by name, county and year for Greene County Circuit Court, Jasper County Circuit Court, New Madrid County Probate Court, St. Charles County Circuit Court, and St. Louis Probate Court.

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Missouri Land Records 1820-1969

Missouri Land Records 1820-1969

Contributed by: Missouri State Archives

Description of categories of land records available at the Missouri State Archives.

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Missouri Local Records Inventory Database

Missouri Local Records Inventory Database

Contributed by: Missouri State Archives

This growing database is a compilation of inventories of local government records identified as having permanent or enduring value and housed primarily in county and municipal offices, but includes some libraries, museums, and historical and genealogical societies that maintain government records.

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Missouri Memories: A History in Photographs

Missouri Memories: A History in Photographs

Contributed by: Missouri State Archives

Exhibit of 63 images from the Missouri State Archives on the broad themes of transportation, the Lake of the Ozarks, and rural Missouri, along with highlights from the Louise and Omar Putman Collection.

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Missouri Mormon War

Missouri Mormon War

Contributed by: Missouri State Archives

Gateway to state records concerning the Missouri-Mormon conflict, 1838-1841. Includes finding aids and some digitized records.

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Missouri Naturalization Records Database (1816-1955)

Missouri Naturalization Records Database (1816-1955)

Contributed by: Missouri State Archives

Abstracts of citizenship records from 22 Missouri counties.

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Missouri Platbooks, circa 1930

Missouri Platbooks, circa 1930

Contributed by: University of Missouri - Columbia

In 1930 W.W. Hixson and Co. of Rockford, Illinois published plat books of townships in counties throughout Missouri. These volumes document the ownership and locations of plots of land in Missouri counties, plot sizes, and the owner's name for each plot of land within the townships.

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Missouri School of Mines and Metallurgy Student Registers, 1873-1922

Missouri School of Mines and Metallurgy Student Registers, 1873-1922

Contributed by: Missouri State Archives

The collection contains two volumes of the Missouri University of Science and Technology student registers from 1873 to 1922.

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Missouri Small Fruit and Vegetable Conference Proceedings

Missouri Small Fruit and Vegetable Conference Proceedings

Contributed by: Missouri State University

Proceedings for the annual Missouri Small Fruit and Vegetable Conference (previously called the Missouri Small Fruit Conference and the Small Fruit Growers Conference) held in Springfield, Missouri. Sponsored in part by the Missouri State Fruit Experiment Station on the Southwest Missouri State University (later Missouri State University) campus in Mountain Grove.

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Missouri Soldier's Database: War of 1812 - WWI

Missouri Soldier's Database: War of 1812 - WWI

Contributed by: Missouri State Archives

Database presents the service cards of over 576,000 Missourians who served in twelve wars and military engagements in the 19th and early 20th centuries.

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Missouri State Archives Photograph Collections (1850-present)

Missouri State Archives Photograph Collections (1850-present)

Contributed by: Missouri State Archives

Guide to photograph collections compiled by state agencies, local government and private citizens, which are available at the Missouri State Archives.

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Missouri Supreme Court Historical Database

Missouri Supreme Court Historical Database

Contributed by: Missouri State Archives

This database contains abstracts of territorial and state supreme court files, 1790-1880, available at the Missouri State Archives.

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Missouri Tigers: The many faces of Mizzou's mascot

Missouri Tigers: The many faces of Mizzou's mascot

Contributed by: University of Missouri-Columbia

Exhibit featuring images of the University of Missouri's mascot from its beginnings in the 1890s through the end of the 20th century.

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Missouri Union Provost Marshal Papers 1861-1866

Missouri Union Provost Marshal Papers 1861-1866

Contributed by: Missouri State Archives

Index to Provost Marshal records relating to Missouri, available on microfilm at the Missouri State Archives.

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Missouri Veterans Home (St. James) Inmate Registers

Missouri Veterans Home (St. James) Inmate Registers

Contributed by: Missouri State Archives

Admission registers of the Federal Soldiers Home of Missouri, now called the Missouri Veterans Home (St. James). The collection, which currently consists of Volumes 1-3, includes registers for residents from June 25, 1897 through February 15, 1929. Additional volumes will be added to the collection as they become available.

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Missouri: Its History, Geology, Culture

Missouri: Its History, Geology, Culture

Contributed by: University of Missouri Libraries

Digital book collection of Missouri's history, geology, literature and agriculture at University of Missouri Libraries.

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Missouri-Kansas Conflict: Civil War on the Western Border, 1854-1865

Missouri-Kansas Conflict: Civil War on the Western Border, 1854-1865

Contributed by: Kansas City Public Library

Documents related to the hostilities that shook the Missouri-Kansas border region before and during the American Civil War. The collection includes photographs, letters, diaries, maps, and military records from over 25 contributing institutions.

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Mizzou from the Air

Mizzou from the Air

Contributed by: University of Missouri - Columbia

Images from a scrapbook compiled by 1920 MU Civil Engineering graduate, Warren G. Fowler. Fowler's text describes the photographs as "Airplane views of the University of Missouri and Columbia. Taken Sept. 1919 from Fred Neidermeyer's airplane."

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Mizzou in 1900

Mizzou in 1900

Contributed by: University of Missouri - Columbia

Materials from the University Archives at the University of Missouri in Columbia that examine the decade prior to and after 1900. The materials highlight significant changes and innovative measures in the history of the University of Missouri, which at the time was called Missouri State University.

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Mizzou on Canvas: A Portrait of Leadership

Mizzou on Canvas: A Portrait of Leadership

Contributed by: University Archives, University of Missouri-Columbia

Some oil paintings of University of Missouri curators, deans and faculty, presidents and contributors that can be found in many of the buildings on campus.

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Mizzourah! MU Football: The Early Years

Mizzourah! MU Football: The Early Years

Contributed by: University Archives, University of Missouri-Columbia

History of University of Missouri football from 1890 to mid-twentieth century.

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Molas: Textile Art of Panama

Molas: Textile Art of Panama

Contributed by: University of Missouri Museum of Anthropology

Collection of molas which are colorful, multi-layered appliqué panels of blouses worn by Kuna women of Panama. These molas date from the early to late 20th century.

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MSU Student Newspaper - The Standard

MSU Student Newspaper - The Standard

Contributed by: Missouri State University

The Standard, Missouri State University's student newspaper, began publication in 1912 and continues today. See The Standard's website for the most recent newspapers and for most issues dating back to September 1998.

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MSU Theatre and Dance Collection

MSU Theatre and Dance Collection

Contributed by: Missouri State University

Select items from the archival holdings of the university's Theatre and Dance Department, including programs, fliers, photographs, correspondence, and clippings. The digitized materials focus on the United Service Organizations (USO) performances and represent a small sampling of the collection.

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MSU Yearbook - Ozarko

MSU Yearbook - Ozarko

Contributed by: Missouri State University

The Ozarko is Missouri State University's yearbook, published 1909-1992 (with the exceptions of 1918-1921 and 1944-1946). See the finding aid for more information.

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MU in Brick and Mortar

MU in Brick and Mortar

Contributed by: Space Planning and Management Building and Infrastructure Archives, University of Missouri

Scans of building elevations and architectural renderings providing a historical progression of changes that have occurred on University of Missouri campus.

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Museum Archives Catalog

Museum Archives Catalog

Contributed by: History Museum for Springfield-Greene County

Searchable catalog of photographs in the archives of History Museum for Springfield-Greene County.

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Musicians Local No. 627 and the Mutual Musicians Foundation: The Cradle of Kansas City Jazz

Musicians Local No. 627 and the Mutual Musicians Foundation: The Cradle of Kansas City Jazz

Contributed by: Miller Nichols Library, University of Missouri - Kansas City

Web exhibit on the history of Kansas City’s Local 627, the African-American Musicians Union founded in 1917 and now known as the Mutual Musicians Foundation.

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