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Hickman Hall at Stephens College's campus in Columbia
January 17, 1857: Stephens College was incorporated in Columbia.
This post was contributed by Ross Malone. A historian and a retired school teacher, Ross has authored many books about Missouri’s history, weird facts, and folk tales. He has also written children’s historical fiction. Visit his website, and buy his books in the Missouri Life store.