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Cass County history in a famous painting

Did you know that one the most famous and renowned 19th century American painters, George Caleb Bingham, painted a work titled “Order No. 11” depicting a crucial moment in Cass County’s history? View this video for a closer look at … Continue reading

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“Trouble on the Border:” The marionette show!

Today we are featuring a marionette show about our local Civil War history! Presented by Puppetry Arts Institute and co-sponsored by the Cass County Civil War Roundtable. “Trouble on the Border: Order No. 11” Tues, Sept 10, 6:30pm Harrisonville library 400 E … Continue reading

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Caught Between Three Fires: Meet the Author

While most people along the Missouri-Kansas border know that something terrible went on years ago to make these two states such enormous rivals, few understand what really happened. Saturday, September 8 at 10 a.m. at the Harrisonville Branch, Tom Rafiner, author of Caught … Continue reading

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