Research Centers


St. Louis

The State Historical Society of Missouri - Research Center, St. Louis

Supporting the study of Missouri and the Midwest, the Research Center-St. Louis focuses on preserving the diverse history of the city of St. Louis and surrounding area. The Center’s rich holdings include primary resources of the unique experiences of African Americans and women in the region. The evolution of the area can also be traced in the labor and the environmental collections.

Noteworthy resources include the Kay Drey Papers and the St. Louis Metropolitan League Of Women Voters Records.

Manuscript collections are available for research at any of the Society's Research Centers.

Contact

Phone: (314) 516-5143
Fax: (314) 516-5853
Email: shsofmo-stl@umsystem.edu

Hours

Research Center
Tuesday-Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
The St. Louis Research Center will be closed on Mondays beginning October 6th.
 
Holiday Closures
Thanksgiving Holiday Noon on November 26-29, 2014
Christmas Holiday December 25, 2014
New Year's Day January 1, 2015

Location

222 Thomas Jefferson Library
University of Missouri-St. Louis
Campus Map

One University Blvd., St. Louis, Missouri, 63121

Group Visits & Tours

Please complete our Tour Request Form to schedule your group visit or class presentation.

Staff

William Fischetti, Assistant Director
Kenn Thomas, Sr. Manuscript Specialist
Nancy McIlvaney, Manuscript Specialist
Brian Woodman, Film & Video Specialist