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Honey War Map
, 1844: Following a bloodless boundary dispute between Missoui and Iowa, the two states reached a compromise and the interstate border was finally determined.
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.