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24, July 2017

Ain’t No Party Like a Henry Shaw Party

There ain’t no party like a Henry Shaw party ’cause a Henry Shaw party . . . didn’t have an official start time. Friends just showed up at his door. Read more »

8, August 2014

Field Trip Fridays: Missouri Botanical Garden

This week’s Field Trip destination is the Missouri Botanical Garden. Henry Shaw, one of our 50 People in the 250 in 250 exhibit, established the garden in 1859.

Left: View looking across the Missouri Botanical Garden toward the Conservatory (1868–1916). Photograph, ca. 1906. Missouri History Museum. Read more »