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Local History Archives - August 2009

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Old Central High School

 The old Central High School building at Jefferson and Olive streets was razed in 1910 to make way for the Frisco office building.  More...
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Early Description of Springfield, Mo.

 An unflattering account of Springfield, Mo. in 1835 and how the locals got even with greenhorns.   More...
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The Ray House

 Ray house circa 1958One of the most prominent attractions at Wilson’s Creek National Battlefield is the Ray House, a silent witness to the bloody battle there on August 10, 1861.  More...
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