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Settling the (Little House on the) Prairie

Little House on the Prairie Museum It was just a simple one room cabin on the prairie. But the prairie with it’s open skies, seemingly endless horizon and tall grasses waving … Continue reading

July 14, 2015

The Lasting Impression of Lexington

What are you waiting for? Get into Lexington, Missouri! Established in 1822, Historic Lexington will not let you down! If your interests lie in perusing quality antique shops, dining at unique … Continue reading

May 13, 2015

Truly 150

  It was on October 28, 1865 when William B. Howard founded the Town of Strother by filing a plat containing the 11 blocks that currently encompass the downtown business … Continue reading

April 2, 2015

Lecompton, KS: Where Slavery Began to Die and Empty Tombstones Lie

As the fight over Kansas Territory heated up, the town of Lecompton made national headlines. While there is always something to learn in this historically significant town, mark your calendar … Continue reading

January 6, 2015

Symbols of Freedom and Strength

Since 1782, the bald eagle has been a national symbol of freedom and strength. During that same time period, however, the bald eagle suffered a decline due to loss of … Continue reading

January 6, 2015
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