LOCAL HISTORY

Perry L. Teaff

Lieutenant Perry L. Teaff of Springfield was awarded the Navy Cross in San Diego, California in 1942 for his extraordinary courage in action during the attack on Pearl Harbor.

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LIBRARY NEWS

Library's Fall Schedule Packed with Fun and Informative Programs

School is back in session, Labor Day is upon us and the Springfield-Greene County Library District is in full fall mode. The coming weeks offer a series on bullying prevention; the freedom to read during Banned Books Week; the Civil War in 1864; and World Space Week. And then there’s the huge Friends of the Library Fall Book Sale Oct. 21-26.

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GENEALOGY

Dead Men Do Tell Tales

Death certificates provide clues to our ancestors' births, lives, deaths, and their final resting places.

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COMMUNITY MATTERS

Urban Bee Farming

Springfield City Council recently amended their ordinance that allows citizens to keep honey bees on their property.  

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FROM THE STACKS

How Would You...?

Arranging books in a meaningful or practical way is the goal, but if you could arrange books in any way, how would you do it?

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FEATURED DATABASE

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Gale Virtual Reference Library
GVRL is a collection of printed reference resources that you can search online. The collection covers business, biographies, science, history and social issues.


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