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Experience the unique architecture in Mount Mora Cemetery and hear intriguing stories from St. Joseph’s past as you “meet” some of the city’s most fascinating former... details>>
In 1864, martial law was declared in Kansas and every able-bodied man was called to repel Confederate General Sterling Price, who led 10,000 troops across Missouri toward the... details>>
Special commemoration events from October 23-October 26. See website for more information.
Long seen as unjust and mercenary, the Mexican-American War resulted in U.S. control of the vast Southwest, paved the way for Civil War, and led to the political rise of Abraham Lincoln. Historian Amy S. Greenberg discusses her book A Wicked War. Greenberg is Edwin Erle Sparks Professor of History and Women’s Studies at Penn State University. Among her books are Manifest Manhood and the Antebellum American Empire. Co-sponsored by Kansas City Museum and the Latino Writers Collective. RSVP
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