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Wish You Were Here…

The Postcard Collection contains over 200 color and black and white views of buildings, landmarks and scenic views from Cape Girardeau, Missouri, and the surrounding region.   Southeast Missouri State University (formerly the Missouri State Normal School –Third District, and later the Southeast Missouri State Teachers College) are also represented.  Views of other Missouri, Kentucky and Illinois locales are also included, […]

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From “Old Normal” to Academic Hall: The early foundation of higher education in Southeast Missouri

Today’s blog post was written by guest author Alan Carver, an undergraduate student studying History at Southeast Missouri State University. Southeast Missouri State University was founded in 1873; however, a lot has changed since then. What is now the university had its beginning as the Southeast Missouri State Normal School. The Normal School did not have the same buildings that […]