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Historic founding of Cape Girardeau, Missouri

Jim Bequette

Historic founding of Cape Girardeau, Missouri

by Jim Bequette

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Published by Adams Press in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Cape Girardeau (Mo.)
    • Subjects:
    • Cape Girardeau (Mo.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 40).

      Other titlesCape Girardeau
      Statementby Jim Bequette.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF474.C23 B47 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination40 p. :
      Number of Pages40
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL714270M
      ISBN 100965804305
      LC Control Number97093532
      OCLC/WorldCa40989850

      Cape Girardeau, Missouri History of the Alumni Association The origins of the Alumni Association can be traced as far back as , when the Southeast Normal Alumni Association pledged a campaign to raise $, in order to rebuild the Normal School building after it . Founded more than years ago, Cape Girardeau, Missouri (populat) began as a tiny trading post along the Mississippi River, established by Jean Girardot in In , French-Canadian Louis Lorimier came to the area from Ohio, commissioned by the Spanish Governor General to establish a military post. He welcomed Lewis and Clark on their way to St. Louis for their journey into.

        Missouri (Cape Girardeau County), Cape Girardeau — St Vincent's Seminary and Southeast Missouri State University — Terrace Park is located on the site where Father Odin of the Congregation of the Mission (Vincentian Fathers) established St. Vincent's Male Academy in , which was followed shortly thereafter by St. Vincent's Seminary. (CG) Southeast Missouri Medical Association Records Page 2 Go to top The Southeast Missouri Medical Association was organized on June 1, , in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. Thirteen doctors made up the founding members, including, W.W. Watkins, C.G. Wilson, W.A. Nunn, C.A. Mann, and Patrick Gilroy. The first president was Dr. W.B. Size: KB.

      Missouri -- Cape Girardeau County (1) +-Missouri -- Carroll County (1) +- Plat Books of Missouri (Collection) Primary tabs. View (active tab) Description. Find books by county This is a collection of Missouri County plat books published by W.W. Hixson & Co. Although the exact year of publication is unclear, the volumes are estimated to.   The photo-documentary Cape Girardeau Then & Now provides a unique view of Cape Girardeau MO, its people and its history. More than pairings of past and present images of the same subject portray the city's rich heritage. With the pairing of the archival image with a parallel photograph from the present, the reader sees how the foundation from the past is the basis for what /5(2).


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Historic founding of Cape Girardeau, Missouri by Jim Bequette Download PDF EPUB FB2

Ina teaching university was founded in Cape Girardeau that is now Southeast Missouri State University. The university now provides higher education for more than 8, students in all disciplines. Today, Cape Girardeau is a regional hub for education, commerce, and medical care.

Finding Julia: The Early Development of Southeast Missouri. Kaye Smith Hamblin. Publication: December Pages: Beginning with a year-old house at Themis Street in Cape Girardeau—and its mysterious inside arch that suggested a once-outside doorway—Kaye Smith Hamblin has created a book that charts not only the history of a magnificent home but the history of a region.

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Cape Girardeau County Archive Center History The Cape Girardeau County Archive Center holds some of the oldest records in the State of Missouri dating back to the late s when Don Louis Lorimier was Commandant of the Cape Girardeau District of Louisiana during the Spanish Regime. Home Missouri Platbooks, circa pla-cape_girardeau Reference URL Plat book of Cape Girardeau County, Missouri.

pla-cape_girardeau Previous: 1 of Next: View Description. Page Flip View: Illustrated History of the Missouri Botanical Garden (). Southeast Missourian —Local lore suggests the cupola on the Common Pleas Courthouse came from the old St.

Charles Hotel. The origin of this story is apparently the book, "Cape Girardeau: Biography of a City," by Felix E. Snider and Earl A. Collins. Cape Girardeau Commercial Historic District (Boundary Increase II; Historic and Architectural Resources of Cape Girardeau, Missouri MPDF), N.

Water St., Cape Girardeau (8/29/08) Cape Girardeau Court of Common Pleas, 44 North Lormier, Cape Girardeau (10/25/10) Central High School, S. Pacific St., Cape Girardeau (7/18/08). A&E’s Missouri book Hunters” production crew paid Cape Girardeau’s historic Glenn House a visit to investigate “disturbing paranormal activity,” and the results of that visit are set to air.

Historic sites close to Cape Girardeau: Trail of Tears State Park; Bollinger Mill State Historic Site; Other resources: C ape Girardeau County Genealogical Society. Missouri Marriage Records, includes Cape Girardeau County (Source: Explore Ancestry for free) ($) Missouri Marriages, Cape Girardeau County (Source: Explore Ancestry for free) ($) Wiki.

Cape Girardeau County, Missouri Wiki (Source: RootsWeb) Please, add your favorite Website(s) to this page. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Historic founding of Cape Girardeau, Missouri Jim Bequette Not In Library. Not In Library. Bridge across the Mississippi River at or near Cape Girardeau, Mo. Cape Girardeau, sitting on the first continuous high ground in Missouri upstream of the Ohio River, was deemed an important site during the Civil War for numerous strategic reasons.

In General Ulysses S. Grant approved the construction of four forts at strategic locations around the city of Cape Girardeau. They were named Forts A, B, C, and D. Fort A was positioned on a bluff overlooking. Cape Girardeau Research Center Pacific Hall, SEMO Campus Established as the sixth branch of the State Historical Society of Missouri, the Research Center–Cape Girardeau is charged with expanding both the study of the southeast region of the state and the preservation of its history.

The Missouri County History Project consists of published books. The best way to access these volumes is to browse the collection or search by county. For more information about navigating Missouri county histories, you are invited to view this webinar. The history of Cape Girardeau.

The city is named after Jean Baptiste de Girardot, who established a temporary trading post in the area around He was a French soldier stationed at Kaskaskia, Illinois between The 'Cape' in the city name was a rock promontory overlooking the Mississippi River, later destroyed by railroad construction.

Completed in and lived in by the David Glenn family untilThe Glenn House is a restored historic museum in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. Open seasonally, the home is an example of the Victorian ( - ) period lifestyle that includes the architecture, furnishings, clothing fashions, and mores of the period.

Ken Steinhoff, Cape Girardeau Central High School Class ofwas a photographer for The Tiger and The Girardot, and was on the staff of The Capaha Arrow and The Sagamore at Southeast Missouri State worked as a photographer / reporter (among other things) at The Jackson Pioneer and The Southeast Missourian.

He transferred to Ohio University in Athens, Ohio. This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Cape Girardeau County, Missouri. This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Cape Girardeau County, Missouri, United de and longitude coordinates are provided for many National Register properties and districts; these locations may be.

A portion of the Territory of Louisiana became the Territory of Missouri (June 4) The first general assembly of the Territory of Missouri met (Oct. 1); the five original counties were organized: Cape Girardeau, New Madrid, St. Charles, St. Louis, and Ste.

Genevieve: Mid-Missouri’s first circuit court opened at Cole’s Fort (July. Home» MU Digital Library» Maps» Plat Books of Missouri (Collection) Plat Book of Cape Girardeau County.

Primary tabs. View; Pages (active tab) Grid view; List view; Pages. 1; 2. An informative and historical overview of the Southeast region of Missouri on CD of the full Goodspeed Brothers History of Southeast Missouri plus the full 2 volume History by Robert Sidney Douglass, published by Lewis Publishing Company including family biographies in Bollinger County, Butler, Cape Girardeau, Dunklin, Iron, Madison, Mississippi, New Madrid, Pemiscot, St.The man credited with founding Cape Girardeau, Louis Lorimier, came to the area incommissioned by the Spanish Governor General to establish a military post from which to trade and interact with the Indians.Broadway and North Fountain Street Historic District is a national historic district located at Cape Girardeau, Cape Girardeau County, district encompasses four contributing buildings in the central business district of Cape Girardeau built between and Located in the district is the separately listed Mission Revival style Marquette on: Broadway and North .