State Historical Society of Missouri Launches the Missouri Encyclopedia

The State Historical Society of Missouri launched the Missouri Encyclopedia, a freely accessible, engaging, and authoritative resource to assist in understanding Missouri’s past and people. This is part of its efforts to commemorate the state’s bicentennial. Suggestions for local and regional topics will be evaluated before acceptance. What do you want the Knox County HistoricalContinue reading “State Historical Society of Missouri Launches the Missouri Encyclopedia”

Quilts

Quilts have long been a cornerstone of Missouri culture and tradition.  In honor of Missouri’s 200th anniversary coming up on August 10, 2021, The State Historical Society of Missouri and Missouri Star Quilt Company, in partnership with the Missouri State Quilters Guild, teamed up to create the Missouri Bicentennial Quilt!  Carolyn Morgret, Treasurer of the Knox County HistoricalContinue reading “Quilts”