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August 2019 Newsletter for The Boone County Historical Society

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July 2019 Newsletter for The Boone County Historical Society

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May 2019 Newsletter for The Boone County Historical Society

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April 2019 Newsletter for The Boone County Historical Society

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BOONE COUNTY HISTORY & CULTURE CENTER OPENS NEW EXHIBIT FACES FOUND: BOONE COUNTY PORTRAITS 1886 – 1940

The Boone County History & Culture Center is pleased to announce the opening of a new history exhibit in its galleries.  Faces Found: Boone County Portraits 1886 – 1940 opened on March 20.               The historic photography exhibit represents the work of four photographers during that 54-year span in one Columbia studio.  They were […]

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BOONE COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY ELECTS THREE TO BOONE COUNTY HALL OF FAME

The Honorable Ann Covington, Buchroeders Jewelry, Don Faurot             The Boone County Historical Society’s Endowment Trust Board has selected its 2019 inductees to the Boone County Hall of Fame: the Honorable Ann Covington, Buchroeders Jewelry and Don Faurot.             The 2019 living recipient is retired chief justice of the Missouri Supreme Court, the honorable Ann […]

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BOONE COUNTY HISTORY & CULTURE CENTER OPENS NEW EXHIBIT

The History of Fake News (and the Importance of the World’s Oldest School of Journalism)             The Boone County History & Culture Center is pleased to announce the opening of a new history exhibit in its galleries.  “The History of Fake News (and the Importance of the World’s Oldest School of Journalism)” opened on Friday, […]

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BOONE COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY HIRES ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES MANAGER AND ELECTS FIVE NEW BOARD MEMBERS

Mary Ellen Lohmann Hired Mary Ellen Lohmann has been hired as the administrative services manager for the Boone County Historical Society at the Boone County History & Culture Center. Lohmann will manage membership and donor relations, oversee and build earned income revenue streams, manage concerts and special events, and coordinate marketing efforts.  A seventh-generation Missourian, […]

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BOONE COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY ELECTS NEW ENDOWMENT TRUST CHAIR

Carolyn Paris new Chairperson Carolyn Paris has been elected Chair of the Boone County Historical Society’s Endowment Trust board for 2019.  The BCHS Endowment Trust produces the annual Boone County Hall of Fame Enshrinement Gala each autumn.  In 2018 the Trust enshrined basketball coach Norm Stewart, Boone Electric Cooperative and the late Eliot and Muriel […]

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