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  Missouri Guide to Local Hotels, Lodging, Restaurants, Real Estate, Car Rentals and Area Information
Missouri has been known as a gateway since before becoming the 24th state in 1821.
Originally the area was a part of the Louisiana Territory and was known as the gateway to the west.
Missouri is one of the many states carved from that large territory.
www.missouri.com   (319 words)

  
 Missouri Maps - Perry-Castañeda Map Collection - UT Library Online
Missouri (base map) JPEG format (276K) County boundaries and names, county seats, rivers.
Missouri (reference map) JPEG format (300K) Shaded relief map with state boundaries, forest cover, place names, major highways.
Missouri (reference map) PDF format (232K) Shaded relief map with state boundaries, forest cover, place names, major highways.
www.lib.utexas.edu /maps/missouri.html   (423 words)

  
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Your comments and suggestions will ensure that it continues to meet the research needs of Missouri Bar members.
Most attorneys, who are eligible to vote for the Southern District attorney member of the Appellate Judicial Commission in the upcoming November 3 election, can expect to cast their vote over the Internet.
If you will be heading to the Bahamas for The Missouri Bar Mid-Year Seminar in January, it’s not too early to apply for your passport now.
www.mobar.org   (260 words)

  
 Missouri State Symbols Capital Constitution Flags Maps Song
Centered on red, white and blue fields is the Missouri state seal.
It is encircled by a blue band with twenty-four stars representing the number of states in 1821.
Topography: Image Rolling hills, open, fertile plains, and well watered prairie north of the Missouri river; south of the river land is rough and hilly with deep, narrow valleys; alluvial plain in the southeast; low elevations in the west.
www.50states.com /missouri.htm   (300 words)

  
 Welcome to the Missouri House of Representatives
The Missouri General Assembly meets in Jefferson City each year from January through mid-May to consider changes in Missouri laws.
Jefferson City - The Missouri House this week wrapped up the special session called by Governor Blunt by making quick work of a vital economic development package that will lead to thousands of new jobs as soon as it is signed into law.
Jefferson City – The Missouri House of Representatives today concluded their initial approval of two legislative priorities called for by the Governor during a special session of the general assembly.
www.house.state.mo.us   (281 words)

  
 SOS, Missouri - State Archives
The Missouri State Archives is the official repository for state records of permanent and historical value.
Its mission is to foster an appreciation of Missouri history and illuminate contemporary public issues by preserving and making available the state's permanent records to its citizens and their government.
The Missouri State Archives has been named as one of the annual 101 best family history Web sites in the September 2007 issue of Family Tree Magazine.
www.sos.mo.gov /archives   (355 words)

  
 UM-St. Louis Home
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University of Missouri - St. Louis, One University Boulevard - St. Louis, MO 63121-4400 USA 314-516-5000.
UM-St. Louis is an equal opportunity institution; Part of the University of Missouri System.
www.umsl.edu   (62 words)

  
 Missouri Democratic Party - MissouriDems.org
The Missouri Democratic Party called on Gov. Matt Blunt to stop breaking open government laws by destroying official state e-mails, and to immediately develop, and abide by, an email retention policy that is in accordance with state law.
Several weeks ago, Gov. Blunt publicly acknowledged that government e-mails are in fact public records, yet he and his staff continue to admit that they regularly destroy them.
Ken Franklin, the Executive Director of the Missouri Democratic Party called on Blunt to stop breaking the law: “While Matt Blunt has said that e-mails are public records, he and his staff continue to casually acknowledge that they violate the law by destroying those emails.
www.missouridems.org   (647 words)

  
 Missouri Botanical Garden
The Best of Missouri Market offers the wares of more than 120 outstanding Missouri artisans with entertainment for the entire family.
Missouri Botanical Garden Toolbar: benefit the Garden every time you search the internet!
The maze in the Victorian District is closed for renovations.
www.mobot.org   (75 words)

  
 Missouri State University
Missouri State offers some of the finest facilities in the state
Sep 26 Speakers, topics announced for 2007-08 Provost Research Forum
© 2005 Board of Governors, Missouri State University
www.missouristate.edu   (92 words)

  
 Missouri Wines
Discover what wine judges all over the country know, Missouri’s distinct varietals like Norton, Vignoles and Catawba make excellent wines.
Pick up a bottle from your local market or, better yet, uncork an adventure and explore Missouri’s wineries.
Take a day trip and relax with friends in a beautiful setting, Missouri wine country.
www.missouriwine.org   (69 words)

  
 Missouri Secretary of State Home Page
Welcome to the Missouri Secretary of State's web site.
This web site is your one-stop shop for accessing a vast array of information and services available in the Missouri Secretary of State's office.
Every day, more of our citizens are doing business via the Internet and our office will keep pace.
www.sos.mo.gov   (279 words)

  
 University of Missouri Extension
Despite recent rains, many areas of Missouri remain behind on annual rainfall.
This three-hour course introduces participants to the business planning process and provides tools to assess their personal, managerial, technical and financial skills to successfully run a business.
The handout and poster are based on the 2005 Dietary Guidelines for Americans and MyPyramid.
extension.missouri.edu   (592 words)

  
 Missouri History Museum. Saint Louis, Missouri.
A new exhibition at the Missouri Historical Society (MHS), co-organized by the Virginia Historical Society and the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History, tells the story of dramatic twists of fate, strategic alliances, and violent conflict between the three mighty European empires and the Native people living in North America.
Confluence features artist Maya Lin's models and drawings for the Confluence Project, a series of seven art installations along the historic Columbia River, as well as photographs of the permanent sites that evoke the history of the Lewis and Clark expedition and the tremendous changes it brought to the Pacific Northwest.
Unless otherwise noted, all programs and events are held at the Missouri History Museum.
www.mohistory.org   (459 words)

  
 Welcome to Missouri - visitmo.com - Missouri Tourism
Welcome to VisitMO.com From fall vacations to golf getaways to everything in between, Missouri has something for everyone.
From big festive events to charming little toy stores, Missouri has millions of fun ways to enjoy the holiday season.
Get into the spirit and plan an unforgettable weekend full of shopping, dining, holiday festivals and more with your friends and family.
www.visitmo.com   (204 words)

  
 The Missouri Review
Subscribe today and receive FREE gifts: The Best of The Missouri Review Travel anthology and a George Barbier writer's notebook.
Due to reported online delays experienced by some submitters to the Editors’ Prize contest, TMR is extending its online submission deadline to Friday, October 5, 2007.
You can read her poem "Horses" which appeared in TMR 27.1.
www.missourireview.org   (443 words)

  
  Missouri Forum
Use the form below to start a new thread.
Or check out the Missouri News Page to find more stories.
Type in your comments to post to the forum
www.topix.net /forum/who/missouri   (167 words)

  
  Missouri Encyclopedia Articles @ LaunchBase.org (Launch Base)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Missouri (IPA: [məˈzʊri], /məˈzɝi/, /məˈzʊrə/, or /məˈzɝə/, named after the Missouri Siouan Indian tribe meaning "town of the large canoes", is a central state in the United States.
Missouri Creoles of French ancestry are concentrated in the Mississippi River valley south of St. Louis.
The current constitution of Missouri, the fourth constitution for the state, was adopted in 1945 and provides for three branches of government, the legislative, judicial and executive branches.
www.launchbase.org /encyclopedia/Missouri   (1657 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Missouri Test-Oath
In January, 1865, there assembled in St. Louis, Missouri, a "Constitutional Convention" composed of individuals, most of whom were unknown outside of the localities in which they claimed to reside.
He was tried on the 9th, found guilty, and in default of payment of a fine of $500, committed to jail, and placed in confinement with three persons of the most degraded type, charged with felonies.
He made the oath as odious as possible by accompanying the arresting officer to the court-house, dressed in soutane, surplice, stole, and biretta, carrying in his right hand a crucifix, and in his left a large Bible.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/14538a.htm   (1004 words)

  
 UED62 Encyclopedia of Missouri Courthouses, MU Extension
Missouri's 114 counties have built more than 360 courthouses, 22 of which have been included in the National Register of Historic Places.
At publication, this was the most in-depth study of its kind in the country.
Published by University of Missouri Extension, guidelines to reprint or copy
www.outreach.missouri.edu /explore/uedivis/ue0062.htm   (239 words)

  
 DED Home
"The dynamic and aggressive new approach our Department of Economic Development is taking to attract new business and business expansion to our state sends the clear message that Missouri is open for business.
However, I believe the Show Me State has just scratched the surface in showing the world what we are capable of achieving.
Thanks to strong and accountable new economic incentives, elimination of regulatory barriers and new reforms that my administration has enacted, Missouri is now in position to compete for new business with any state in the nation.
www.ded.mo.gov   (194 words)

  
 Police: 7 people found dead in Missouri house - USATODAY.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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Police: 7 people found dead in Missouri house
KIRKSVILLE, Mo. (AP) — A woman and her two young children were among seven people found dead after a "strange odor" was reported coming from a duplex apartment, police said Monday.
www.usatoday.com /news/nation/2006-12-18-missouri-deaths_x.htm   (370 words)

  
 University of Missouri - Rolla
University of Missouri-Rolla · 1870 Miner Circle · Rolla, Missouri 65409 Phone (573) 341-4111 · 1-800-522-0938
E-mail: webmaster@umr.edu ©2005 Curators of the University of Missouri · UM System
DMCA and other copyright information · an equal opportunity/ADA institution
www.umr.edu   (119 words)

  
 Missouri State Government Home Page
Montee Issues Audit of Grundy County, Missouri (Oct 1, 2007)
Montee Issues Audit of Ray County, Missouri (Oct 1, 2007)
Try our Locate Agencies by Subject page or our Government Offices contact page.
www.state.mo.us   (99 words)

  
 Northwest Missouri State University   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
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Missouri Academy team takes first in regional math contest
CNN legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin to deliver Distinguished Lecture
www.nwmissouri.edu   (72 words)

  
 2007 Missouri State Fair
For making the 2007 Missouri State Fair a great SHOW!
2008 Missouri State Fair, August 7-17 in Sedalia.
1-800-422-FAIR(3247) • 660-827-8150 • 2503 West 16th Street • Sedalia, Missouri 65301
www.mostatefair.com   (39 words)

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