April 26, 2017

Today in History: Missouri


Today in History–August 10–the Library of Congress features Missouri, which entered the Union this day in 1821, becoming the twenty-fourth state. Commonly known as the Show Me State, you can learn more about the state’s history and culture by visiting the Today in History section, then following the links below to access more primary source treasures.

Missouri stories from America’s Library

Missouri primary source set

Missouri maps

Missouri images from American Memory

More Missouri images

Missouri films

Missouri songs & oral histories

Missouri sheet music

Missouri books & articles

Missouri correspondence, reports & other texts

Missouri historic newspapers

Missouri legislation

Missouri Guide to Law Online

Featured Image: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

More U.S. state primary source collections

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