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ARTICLE_DESCRIPTION <img title=" " hspace="4" alt=" " vspace="1" align="left" width="39" height="75" src="/lochist/userfiles/images/resized/Flag_39x75.jpg" />Springfield's first flag was hand stiched by Mrs. Phoebe Hensley, secretary of the Commercial club in 1938.
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ARTICLE_DATE 2009-07-30 00:01:00.0
ARTICLE_DESCRIPTION <img height="75" alt=" " hspace="4" width="55" align="left" vspace="1" src="/lochist/userfiles/images/resized/FrankJames_55x75.gif" />Frank James fires shots;&nbsp;causes stampede and escapes from Greene County jail.&nbsp; An interview in 1898 at the Fair.&nbsp;&nbsp;
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ARTICLE_DATE 2009-07-24 00:01:00.0
ARTICLE_DESCRIPTION <img height="75" alt=" Photo Credit:US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration" hspace="4" width="49" align="left" vspace="1" src="/lochist/userfiles/images/resized/canoe2_49x75.jpg" />Books and websites&nbsp;that&nbsp;can help you prepare for&nbsp;floating down the beautiful streams and rivers in Missouri and Arkansas<br />
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ARTICLE_DATE 2009-05-30 00:01:00.0
ARTICLE_DESCRIPTION <img height="57" alt=" " hspace="4" width="75" align="left" vspace="1" src="/lochist/userfiles/images/resized/horse_75x57.jpg" />The importance of family pets in the early 1900&rsquo;s is illustrated in an obituary of the Dameron family&rsquo;s pet horse.
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ARTICLE_DATE 2009-04-21 00:01:00.0
ARTICLE_DESCRIPTION Springfield is a popular name in the United States.&nbsp; There are at least 34 towns and cities that share this name.&nbsp;
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ARTICLE_DATE 2009-04-10 00:01:00.0
ARTICLE_DESCRIPTION <img height="75" alt=" Daniel Boone" hspace="5" width="54" align="left" vspace="1" src="/lochist/userfiles/images/resized/432px-Unfinished_Portait_of_Danial_Boone_by_Chester_Harding_1820_54x75.jpg" />Hunters, trappers, surveyors, road builders, businessmen and much more the Boone family played vital roles in the pioneering of the American frontier.
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ARTICLE_DATE 2009-03-31 00:01:00.0
ARTICLE_DESCRIPTION <img height="75" alt=" " hspace="4" width="75" align="left" vspace="1" src="/lochist/userfiles/images/resized/telescope_19788_lg[1]_75x75.gif" />Friday, April 3, 2009 the Baker Observatory is open to the public for NASA Observing night.
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ARTICLE_DATE 2009-03-24 00:01:00.0
ARTICLE_DESCRIPTION <p><img hspace="4" height="66" width="75" vspace="1" align="left" alt=" " src="/lochist/userfiles/images/resized/chicks[1]_75x66.jpg" />In the good old days you could ship anything, any size, by parcel post from chickens to children.&nbsp; Fortunately, shipping children didn't catch on.&nbsp; The Springfield Republican reports one of the early deliveries&nbsp;by the new motor trucks in 1918.</p>
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ARTICLE_DATE 2009-02-27 00:01:00.0
ARTICLE_DESCRIPTION <img height="57" alt=" From a 1968 Ozark Empire Fair brochure" hspace="4" width="75" align="left" vspace="1" src="/lochist/userfiles/images/resized/Fairground stock car1_75x57.JPG" />Racing season has begun.&nbsp; Gear up by taking a look back at some famous drivers that visited Springfield, Mo. at the Fairgrounds Speedway.&nbsp;
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ARTICLE_DATE 2009-02-24 00:01:00.0
ARTICLE_DESCRIPTION <img height="59" alt=" Story hour at the Springfield-Greene County Library circa 1963" hspace="4" width="75" align="left" vspace="1" src="/lochist/userfiles/images/resized/story hour 19631_75x59.jpg" />This desegregation milestone occurred in Springfield fully seventeen years before the passage of The Civil Rights Act of 1964.&nbsp;
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ARTICLE_DATE 2009-01-16 00:01:00.0
ARTICLE_DESCRIPTION <em><img height="75" alt=" " hspace="5" width="68" align="left" vspace="1" src="/lochist/userfiles/images/resized/snowflakes_24306_lg[1]_68x75.gif" /><br /> </em>&quot;Farming&quot; in the dead of winter could bring a nice profit in the summer months of 1888 according to an article from the Springfield, Mo. Herald.
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Local History

Springfield's Flag

 Springfield's first flag was hand stiched by Mrs. Phoebe Hensley, secretary of the Commercial club in 1938. More...
Local History

Frank James at the Fair

 Frank James fires shots; causes stampede and escapes from Greene County jail.  An interview in 1898 at the Fair.   More...
Local History

Floating on Ozarks Rivers

 Photo Credit:US National Oceanic and Atmospheric AdministrationBooks and websites that can help you prepare for floating down the beautiful streams and rivers in Missouri and Arkansas
 More...
Local History

Family Pets in 1901

 The importance of family pets in the early 1900’s is illustrated in an obituary of the Dameron family’s pet horse. More...
Local History

How many Springfields?

Springfield is a popular name in the United States.  There are at least 34 towns and cities that share this name.  More...
Local History

Daniel Boone and his son Nathan Boone

 Daniel BooneHunters, trappers, surveyors, road builders, businessmen and much more the Boone family played vital roles in the pioneering of the American frontier. More...
Local History

The Baker Observatory in Webster County, Mo.

 Friday, April 3, 2009 the Baker Observatory is open to the public for NASA Observing night. More...
Local History

Shipping Parcel Post in 1918

 In the good old days you could ship anything, any size, by parcel post from chickens to children.  Fortunately, shipping children didn't catch on.  The Springfield Republican reports one of the early deliveries by the new motor trucks in 1918.

 More...
Local History

Auto Racing in the Ozarks

 From a 1968 Ozark Empire Fair brochureRacing season has begun.  Gear up by taking a look back at some famous drivers that visited Springfield, Mo. at the Fairgrounds Speedway.  More...
Local History

Desegregation of the Springfield-Greene County Library

 Story hour at the Springfield-Greene County Library circa 1963This desegregation milestone occurred in Springfield fully seventeen years before the passage of The Civil Rights Act of 1964.  More...
Local History

The Ice Crop


"Farming" in the dead of winter could bring a nice profit in the summer months of 1888 according to an article from the Springfield, Mo. Herald. More...

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