Crowd hears about Missouri women's struggles during Civil War
(Local News ~ 12/08/12)
Long before they had official rights of citizenship, women along Missouri's western border were thrust into the role of protector of their land, property, children and, often, husbands during the Civil War. On Saturday, Dec. 8, using provost marshal evidence and court records ,Virginia Laas, professor emeritus of Missouri Southern State University, brought to light many of those women's stories during a lecture in the Wood & Huston Community Room. ...
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