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American History Online

American History Online is a comprehensive database covering the most important individuals, events, and topics in U.S. history. The thousands of entries include biographies, maps, timelines, primary source documents, and images. Extensive overview essays provide detail on each time period.

 

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African Americans-Settling Along the Missouri River Valley

Mon, Oct 28 2019
7:00pm - 7:50pm
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Explore the migration of freed slaves moving to and developing settlements in Missouri after emancipation.

Over the Santa Fe Trail to Mexico

Mon, Sep 23 2019
2:00pm - 3:00pm
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Through original paintings, sketches and maps, join author Joy Poole as she recounts the journey of Dr. Rowland Willard along the Santa Fe Trail through Missouri and on to Taos and Chihuahua, Mexico.

Columbian Exchange: Sugar for Chocolate (Relocated from Blue Springs North)

Sat, Oct 12 2019
10:30am - 11:15am
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Before Columbus landed in the New World, Europeans had never enjoyed popcorn, corn on the cob, or chocolate.

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