Springfield recruiting station, december 1863january 1865. January 17, 2017 springfield, mo deep within the bowels of the book rack at closing time this evening. The springfield public library and the greene county historical society, 1961, by r. We are a locally owned used bookstore and have been in springfield missouri since the mid 1980s. Lincoln would not recognize the legality of the enlistment of the survivors of this battle, and they were discharged without pay. Bruce nichols on july 1 the springfield headquarters of district of southwest missouri order the federal command at cassville, barry county, to investigate a report they received that band of 11 union military deserters including a samuel haskins, based in white river his was stealing horses from missouri farms. See more ideas about springfield missouri, missouri and old pictures. Guerrilla warfare in civil war missouri, volume iii, januaryaugust 1864 by. Signal strength 1864 e meadowmere st springfield, mo mapquest. This navy arms m1864 springfield came to us after a lifetime of abuse and neglect. The 10branch springfield greene county library district offers free materials and programs for every age. An account of the battle of wilsons creek springfield, mo.
Pagination bookshop is a new indie bookstore now open on historic walnut street. Confederate soldiers of prices raid72005 missouri state parks. See the missouri map below showing all of the sites participating in this program. Gerteis specifically focuses not only on the principal conventional battles in the state but also on the effects these battles had on both sides national aspirations. Sixtysix miles in thirtynine hours, the retreat from fort davidson, pilot knob to the battle of leasburg, september 28 thru october 1, 1864 spiralbound. Missouri civil war passport program explore the civil. In the wake of the civil war, springfield helped give birth to the wild west era. American civil war manuscript collections the state historical. With offices in neosho and springfield, southwest missouri general contractor branco enterprises inc.
Sunshine elementary school springfield, missouri mo. Northwest missouri state university civil war books collection of eight monographs dating from 18671920. Benton, then a candidate for governor, again addressed the people of greene county at springfield. Marriage records christian county, missouri book 1 contributed by a. If you have a model 1842 musket that needs a nice lockplate, here is your chance. In the 19th century, city residents relied on city directories much like people would later come to rely on telephone books. The educational website supporting this book mo has an enlarged copy of this book for user reference. Battle of springfield tour in january 1863, union forces defended the springfield territory during the confederate attempts to gain supplies and highground access.
Adams page images at hathitrust reports of the adjutant general of the state of kansas, for the years 1862, 1865, 1866, 1867, and 1868. Account of the battle of springfield, mo, 1861, by robert a. Very nice condition, original, nonexcavated, 1864 date, springfield musket lockplate and hammer assembly. Home collecting telephone books varieties of telephone books telephone directory directory first telephone book links local calling areas. The following account of the battle is furnished by an eyewitness, who left springfield on sunday morning and came through to rolla. Springfield, missouri and the civil war civil war history. History of springfield, missouri pamphlet january 1, 2008 see all formats and editions hide other formats and editions. Written for the masonic service association of missouri. Holcombe and springfield adams page images at hathitrust filed under. M18631864 springfield navy arms, dixie gun works, miroku m186364 springfield the following before and after pictures are of the same musket.
County historiesmissouri county plat books missouri city directoriesmissouri death. We illustrate on page 545 the death of general lyon at the battle of springfield, and on page 549 the rebel prisoners hauling off general siegiels guns, after the horses had been killed. Whitepages provides the top free people search and tenant screening tool online with contact information for over 250 million people including cell phone numbers and complete background check data compiled from public records, white pages and other directories in all 50. The oldest book in the collection is a copy of ovids metamorphoses printed in venice.
Most of the places where things happened are only marked by a small marker or you get the large battlefields like wilsons creek. Louis, mo, gratiot street prison, october 1864january 1865. Ernest grant jones on phone number 417 8698400 for more information and advice or to book an appointment. The book rack springfield, missouri comic bookstore. Signal strength 1864 e meadowmere st springfield, mo. The first battle of springfield was fought on october 25, 1861, and there was also the betterknown battle of wilsons creek, fought nearby on august 10, 1861. View 8 photos for 1864 n bristol ave, springfield, mo 65802 a 4 bed, 2 bath, 2,054 sq. Jul 06, 2012 he also included work on sterling prices 1864 campaign which ended in disaster for his forces as he was chased out of the state. The civil war, slavery, and reconstruction in missouri. We hope you take the time to enjoy more than just the civil war sites.
Although this county was organized in 1859, marriage records remaining today begin after the war, with an occasional earlier marriage being reported here. The lockplate is marked, springfield 1864 us and the american eagle. Arkansas 1911 census of confederate veterans books vol 1 through 3 v1 p86. At various times between the 1680s and 1803, french and spanish governments controlled the land of the upper mississippi from which the state of missouri would later be formed. Nonfiction books about the american civil war in missouri score a book s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. It is sometimes known as the battle of springfield.
Grace methodist episcopal church greene county library. During the american civil war, missouri was a hotly contested border state populated by both union and confederate sympathizers. Whitepages is the largest and most trusted online phone book and directory. There is a little bore remaining, but very dirty, likely having not been. The turmoil and destruction of the civil war are reflected in these records. It sent armies, generals, and supplies to both sides, was represented with a star on both flags, maintained dual governments, and endured a bloody neighboragainstneighbor intrastate war within the larger national war. Book club groups in springfield heres a look at some book club groups near springfield. Battlefield atlas of prices missouri expedition of 1864.
James e miller, springfield, mo 658041864 yellowbook. On 30 acres north of the james river freewayroute 360 extension, branco is constructing its own onestory building with room for offices and a workshop, vice. Program endorsed by missouri 2021 bicentennial alliance welcome to the missouri civil war passport program. The following account of the battle is furnished by an eyewitness, who left springfield on sunday morning and came.
The first booklength examination of its kind, the civil war in missouri. The mainspring remains strong, and the hammer locks in both halfcock and fullcock positions. Springfield yellow pages phone books in missouri mo. The musket has nice wood with normal wear and a faint inspector cartouche opposite the lockplate. Claim your profile 1864 s kentwood ave, springfield, mo 65804. Lyon directed sweeny to secure springfield, another prounion town, and. View more property details, sales history and zestimate data on zillow. B baker, jacob private 3rd msm cavalry i fredonia, mo 14 feb 1864 index card. Recent springfield, mo callersmart user activity first caller feedback on 417 2338534 shared by cweekly. Springfield white pages phone books in missouri mo. Christian books, music, bibles, gifts, home school. Had some time, and a cold, cloudy day is perfect to visit doug corbin and breathe in the aroma of some 40 years worth of comic books.
This is an incomplete list of all military confrontations that have occurred within the boundaries of the modern u. Beginning thursday, may 7, you may pick up holds at the driveup windows at the library center, library station, schweitzer brentwood branch, and the republic. Courts martial book, military district of alexandria, 18641865, contains general. City of springfield busch municipal building 840 boonville avenue, springfield, mo 65802 phone. They formalized the instructor notes into a standardized staff ride walk book.
The ozarks civil war history is a big part of my life and aside from the battlefields around here, i have investigated the civil war era buildings in nearby springfield, mo. Therefore, the staff rides associated with the 1864 missouri expedition are appropriate. June 17, 1858, the first foundry ingrams was established and did its first casting. Twelve markers placed throughout the battleground commemorate where defenses were organized, troops gathered supplies, injured soldiers were hospitalized and homes were burned. When used in conjunction with other works, this book helps to present a better understanding of what took place in missouris military history during the civil war. Battle of springfield tour springfield missouri travel. Two years after the war ended, the springfield national cemetery was created. Were an independent nonprofit that provides parents with indepth school quality information. Christian books, music, bibles, gifts, home school products cpo redeemed books home. Missouri civil war passport program explore the civil war.
Save request an appointment new patient current patient. The second battle of springfield was a battle in the american civil war fought january 8, 1863, in springfield, missouri. Sunshine elementary school located in springfield, missouri mo. However, that web site will not maintain uptodate information for the separate sites. Union provost marshal papers missouri secretary of state. Stop by one of our convenient locations or see what catches your interest today. Springfield civil war sites springfield, mo official. In the wake of the civil war, springfield helped give birth to. The same year, october 3, the first fair in greene county was held by the southwest missouri district agriculture and mechanical association. The plate is marked, springfield 1852 us and the american eagle. Two of the books are novels about the civil war, while the rest are personal accounts and histories of various battles and events during the civil war. Call from 417 4495927 reported as prankster by jakeac. Route 66 springfield visitor center see springfield ii for alternate location at the history museum marker location. Popular missouri history books meet your next favorite book.
During that time, land grants were issued to settlers in the area. We hope you will find this program both fun and educational. Also included are minute books of literary and social clubs, 19111914. The dead of both the north and the south interred there, though separated by a low stone wall. The grace methodist episcopal church began during the civil war, in 1864, when only one church in springfield, the old calvary presbyterian church, was. Fighting was urban and housetohouse, which was rare in the war. Find groups in springfield, missouri about book club and meet people in your local community who share your interests. Newspaper directory to find information about american newspapers published between 1690present.517 39 788 1468 1253 616 276 1069 665 1462 851 703 1175 1105 166 1094 1010 1296 791 616 1320 1433 387 912 285 280 1499 419 759 1324 93 594 734