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Springfield's Flag

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