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Chapman Springs c1920
Chapman Springs c1920
photo submitted by Al Chapman
Dixie Bell Saloon
Dixie Bell Saloon
Cyclone
CYCLONE
Photo by  Ric Akhurst

Hart School Bookmobile
HARTSCHOOL BOOK MOBILE 1954
Pictures from the movie Jesse James
Pictures from the movie Jesse James
McMillian School c1920
c1920 McMillian schoool, west of Anderson
photo submitted by Al Chapman
JACKET
JACKET STORE
SCHELL, MANERVA FRY abt1915

Another room portrays the story of the importance of the strawberry industry with almost life size pictures of families picking in the strawberry fields, early in the 1900’s.
Strawberry
Indian Springs
INDIAN SPRINGS steam boat no2
McNatt
McNatt   A. J. Hodgden Store
Strawberry 2 Mountain
MOUNTAIN STORE    4th of July Picnic 1928
Photo from G. Foster
Roller
ROLLER SCHOOL INSIDE abt 1935
Photo from B. Dewitt
Singing Group c1892
Singing Group c1892
photo submitted by Al Chapman
Split Log
SPLIT LOG RAILROAD ADVERTISEMENT
UNION CHURCH
UNION CHURCH hwy76 McDONALD county NE 12-2012
Photo by Gayle Foster
Karen Almeter

Karen Almeter was the featured speaker at a public meeting of the McDonald County Historical Society at  the Pineville Community Center on Jan.18, 2015. She talked about the preservation project of this one room McDonald County New Bethel School House.
WhittenburgWhittenburgWhittenburg School Picnic
WHITTENBURG school PICNIC1929
Photo from Zelda Schell
Baptist Church
1909 Baptist Church Anderson, MO at least the 2nd church built
photo submitted by Al Chapman
Bell Starr
Belle Starr (Myra Belle Shirley) died in 1889 (Feb 3). There is marker on northside of Carthage MO square marking location of Myra's father John Shirley's hotel/livery & home. He owned most of the northside lots. Perhaps first movie made about her was silent film in 1912 & it did play Carthage. Museum will post article we have on Belle Starr film shot in McDonald County.
Anderson School 1909
Anderson school Classroom 1&2 1909
photo submitted by Al Chapman
Anderson, Missouri 1909
Anderson, Missouri, June 1909
Southwest City 1902
Street to Beaver Spring
Street to Beaver Springs
in Anderson

Ginger Blue
Ginger Blue