This biography resource for fourth-grade students has received a facelift. The kid-friendly redesign creates a virtual research experience with more primary source material and historical context. The name has also changed, from Famous Missourians, to reflect a focus on historically significant individuals rather than celebrities.
National Women and Media Collection
The National Women and Media Collection documents the roles women have played and are playing in media fields, both as media employees and as objects of coverage, how those roles have altered over time, and how attitudes of and towards women have changed.
Ike Skelton Collection
The papers of Democratic congressman Ike Skelton, who represented Missouri’s 4th District from 1977 to 2011, consist of 270 boxes of materials including correspondence, appointment books, Congressional Research Service files, election files, photographs, and speeches.