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BRIDGES: Writing Across Callaway County By Callaway Writer's Group
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The first anthology from the Callaway Writer's Group located in Callaway County Missouri. This anthology features writings from published and non-published authors ranging in age from 11 to senior... More > citizen. Profits from the purchase go directly to the Callaway Writer's Group to support local writing activites for writer's of all ages in Callaway County, MO.< Less
BRIDGES: Writing Across Callaway County By Callaway Writer's Group
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The first anthology from the Callaway Writer's Group located in Callaway County Missouri. This anthology features writings from published and non-published authors ranging in age from 11 to senior... More > citizen. Profits from the purchase go directly to the Callaway Writer's Group to support local writing activites for writer's of all ages in Callaway County, MO.< Less
Fulton, Missouri 1920 - 1960 By Carolyn Branch
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History of Fulton, Missouri 1920 -1960, transcribed newspaper articles, contemporary records, and vintage photographs. Chapters on Helen Stephens, Winston Churchill's visit to Fulton in 1946.... More > Includes a chapter on the Metz brothers coal mine disaster in 1936 that killed four brothers, three who went down the shaft to save the first. Another chapter details the 1936 beating and torture of elderly black farm laborer, Bill Howe, by three white robbers from St. Louis, and the intensive two year effort by Howe's white neighbors and the Callaway Sheriff's Department to hunt down, convict, and punish those three white men. The growth and problems of Fulton's State Hospital No. 1 is followed through the forty year period. Early coal mines, the firebrick industry and the shoe manufacturing factories are chronicled with pictures of employees and stories about strikes, protests, and layoffs.< Less
Fulton, Missouri 1820 - 1920 By Carolyn Paul Branch
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The story of the growth of Fulton, Missouri from a lonely homestead in the wilderness to a thriving small city is captured in rare old photographs from the archives of the Kingdom of Callaway... More > Historical Society and transcribed articles from local newspapers and other contemporary sources. Articles and stories arranged chronologically carry the reader through the lawlessness of a frontier town where every store had a whiskey barrel for customers and the town doctor could walk into a hardware store and shoot the school teacher without any apparent regrets or repercussions. The book covers the upheaval and discord of the Civil War era, including the well-known story of Celia, a Slave, the fast paced changes of the industrial revolution and the Great War that took so many Callaway boys far away from the mule trading capital of the world and introduced them to tanks and flying machines. 326 pages, Fully indexed: 3,450 Fulton and Callaway names.< Less
Fulton, Missouri 1820 - 1920 By Carolyn Paul Branch
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The story of the growth of Fulton, Missouri from a lonely homestead in the wilderness to a thriving small city is captured in rare old photographs from the archives of the Kingdom of Callaway... More > Historical Society and transcribed articles from local newspapers and other contemporary sources. Articles and stories arranged chronologically carry the reader through the lawlessness of a frontier town where every store had a whiskey barrel for customers and the town doctor could walk into a hardware store and shoot the school teacher without any apparent regrets or repercussions. The book covers the upheaval and discord of the Civil War era, including the well-known story of Celia, a Slave, the fast paced changes of the industrial revolution and the Great War that took so many Callaway boys far away from the mule trading capital of the world and introduced them to tanks and flying machines. 326 pages, fully indexed with 3,450 Fulton and Callaway names.< Less
Fulton, Missouri 1820 - 1920 By Carolyn Paul Branch
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The story of the growth of Fulton, Missouri from a lonely homestead in the wilderness to a thriving small city is captured in rare old photographs from the archives of the Kingdom of Callaway... More > Historical Society and transcribed articles from local newspapers and other contemporary sources. Articles and stories arranged chronologically carry the reader through the lawlessness of a frontier town where every store had a whiskey barrel for customers and the town doctor could walk into a hardware store and shoot the school teacher without any apparent regrets or repercussions. The book covers the upheaval and discord of the Civil War era, including the well-known story of Celia, a Slave, the fast paced changes of the industrial revolution and the Great War that took so many Callaway boys far away from the mule trading capital of the world and introduced them to tanks and flying machines. 326 pages, Fully indexed: 3,450 Fulton and Callaway names.< Less
Our Family By Carolyn Paul Branch
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The ancestors and descendants of James Gillham Paul and Myrtle Lillian Rogers, in memories, photos, stories, and poems