RSS

Tom Pendergast

pendergast1_lg.jpg

Courtesy State Historic Society of Missouri

An era ended on this date when "Boss" Tom Pendergast died. With his Kansas City Democrat machine he controlled Missouri politics for years. Six years before his death he was convicted of income tax evasion. more

Jan 26, 2017 12:55 PM Missouri History

Truman-Pendergast.jpg

Courtesy of Truman Library

From the time of Washington’s inauguration, presidents entered office in debt to their supporters, and Harry Truman, the only Missourian to be elected president, was no exception. more

Sep 21, 2015 1:40 PM Life

Saturday

March 25, 2017

Sunday

March 26, 2017

Monday

March 27, 2017

Tuesday

March 28, 2017

Wednesday

March 29, 2017

Thursday

March 30, 2017

Friday

March 31, 2017

Subscribe to Missouri Lifelines!

* indicates required

Field Trip

Built with Metro Publisher™