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The Landing After Hours: Robert Wells and the Missouri Seal

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 @ 7:00 pm EDT

The Missouri General Assembly adopted the Great Seal of the State of Missouri on January 11, 1822, just months after Missouri obtained statehood.  Join historian Henry Gensky as he tells the story of Judge Robert William Wells, the designer of the seal, and the meaning behind the seal’s symbols. For 2019, the Missouri State Museum’s “Museum After Hours” program, held the first Wednesday of each month, moves to Jefferson Landing State Historic Site at 100 Jefferson Street. Doors to the Lohman Building will open at 6 PM and the program will start at 7 PM Convenient parking is available in the lot next to the Lohman Building.

Details

Date:
Wednesday, May 1, 2019
Time:
7:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://mostateparks.com/event/77626/landing-after-hours-robert-wells-and-missouri-state-seal

Venue

Jefferson Landing State Historic Site
100 Jefferson St.
Jefferson City, MO 65101 United States
Phone:
(573) 751-2854
Website:
https://mostateparks.com/page/55184/jefferson-landing-state-historic-site

Organizer

Missouri State Museum
Phone:
(573) 751-2854
Email:
tiffany.patterson@dnr.mo.gov

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