Jefferson National Expansion Memorial
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Once a vital port on the Mississippi, Cape Girardeau declined with the arrival of interstates; learn about its revitalization.
Environmental leaders along the length of the Mississippi River are connecting communities to parks, refuges, and this precious river.
Jefferson Barracks, the first permanent American military post west of the Mississippi, played a role in every US conflict from 1826 until 1946.
One of the largest breeders of Saddle horses, The Arthur Simmons’ Stables supplied championship horses to most major cities.
Edwin A. Lemp operated his estate as an exotic animal farm with birds and mammals from distant continents.
Opulent theater continues to entertain the people of Springfield.
These numbers are just a sample of the National Park Service's work. Figures are for the fiscal year that ended 9/30/12.