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  1. Ken Burns’ America: Thomas Hart Benton (DVD)
    $20.00

    One of America's best-known, least-understood painters was Thomas Hart Benton. Ken Burns traces the pioneering artist's turbulent career in this bittersweet portrait, highlighting the fierce controversy over his work. The film combines rare archival material, commentary by those close to the artist, and a stunning selection of Benton's superb paintings and murals to create a moving profile of the 20th-century genius.

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  2. The American Artist
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    A biographical docu-drama, The American Artist follows the life of George Caleb Bingham, a successful artist, politician, and family man. A self-taught artist, Bingham painted life on the river and the politics of a tumultuous era in 19th century American history. His work was scattered after his death and rediscovered in the 1930s. Now celebrated as one of the greatest American artists, Bingham and his stunning body of work portray a story of perseverance, ingenuity, and unwavering determination.

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  3. Season's Greetings Card
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    A set of ten holiday cards featuring Missouri Pacific 'Eagle' Observation Car, a 1940 photograph of the famous streamliner passenger rail train, part of the Charles Trefts Photographs, P0034.

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  4. Season's Greetings Card
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    A set of ten holiday cards featuring Capitol in the Snow, a 2016 photograph of Missouri State Capitol building, part of the Gary R. Kremer Papers, CA6143.

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  5. In His Own Words Cover
    $35.00

    With a new chapter on the oral history interviews Dr. Kremer conducted (several years after publication of the first edition) with people who knew Carver personally, and the addition of newly uncovered documents and a bank of impressive photographs of Carver and some of his friends, this second edition of our classic title commemorates the 75th anniversary of Carver’s death on January 5, 2018.

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  6. Center for Missouri Studies Holiday Ornament
    $15.00

    Celebrate the Society’s rich history and bright future with this Center for Missouri Studies ornament, commemorating the future home of the State Historical Society of Missouri.

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  7. Cover
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    Slavery on the Periphery focuses on nineteen counties on the Kansas-Missouri border, tracing slavery’s rise and fall from the earliest years of American settlement through the Civil War along this critical geographical, political, and social fault line.

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  8. Kansas City
    $22.00

    Readers interested in African American history will enjoy this selection of 200 images from Kansas City’s rich African American history.

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  9. Cover
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    Most Americans imagine the Civil War in terms of clear and defined boundaries of freedom and slavery: a straightforward division between the slave states of Kentucky and Missouri and the free states of Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, and Kansas. However, residents of these western border states, Abraham Lincoln's home region, had far more ambiguous identities-and contested political loyalties-than we commonly assume.

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  10. War Letters Cover
    $25.00

    In 1998, Andrew Carroll founded the Legacy Project, with the goal of remembering Americans who have served their nation and preserving their letters for posterity. Since then, over 50,000 letters have poured in from around the country. Nearly two hundred of them comprise this amazing collection—including never-before-published letters that appear in the new afterword.

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