Sunday, June 02, 2013


Interesting and Amusing Documents in the Missouri History Museum Archives

Missouri History Museum associate archivist Dennis Northcott will take you on a walk through St. Louis history, as told by documents in the archives. Hear why one St. Louis resident described the atmosphere in Civil War St. Louis as being akin to the French Revolution; learn about the beautiful pond that once sat in what is now the heart of downtown; find out why a committee of public health shut down local breweries in 1849; and much more!

When: Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 7:00 p.m.
Where: Daniel Boone Branch, St. Louis County Library (300 Clarkson Road, Ballwin, MO)
How much: Free, but reservations are required.

To make a reservation, visit the St. Louis County Library Events page.

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