Webb City Historical Society

To collect, preserve and share the history of the Webb City, MO area.

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NEW Facebook Page

Posted by Monica Vaughn on February 24, 2014 at 11:05 PM Comments comments (1)

The Historical Society now has a Facebook page.  Please follow Webb City Historical Society on FB to get the latest information on upcoming events.

 

Annual Membership Meeting

Posted by Monica Vaughn on January 25, 2014 at 10:00 PM Comments comments (0)

New Board Members were elected at the Annual Membership meeting and Jennifer James presented an interesting account of the history of the Webb City School District. She provided pictures of most of the early school buildings, and explained how each was consolidated into the present district.

Membership Meeting

Posted by Monica Vaughn on January 1, 2014 at 10:35 PM Comments comments (0)

There will be an Annual Membership Meeting with Elections of Board members on Saturday, January 25, 2014.  Meeting will begin at 2:00pm at the Clubhouse, 115 N. Madison

Meeting will include snacks and a special program by Jennifer James about the history of Webb City Schools.

Open to all members. 

Membership dues are still payable, by sending dues to PO Box 1, Webb City MO 64870

 

 

Historical Society Meeting

Posted by Monica Vaughn on July 25, 2013 at 3:30 PM Comments comments (0)

There will be a meeting of Historical Society members on Thursday July 25, 2013 at 6:00pm at the Clubhouse.

 

Guest Speaker

Posted by Monica Vaughn on October 17, 2012 at 10:50 AM Comments comments (0)

Newtonia Battlefield Preservation

Posted by Monica Vaughn on October 17, 2012 at 10:40 AM Comments comments (0)

Kay Hively with the Newtonia Battlefields Preservation Association speaks about the organization and their efforts to save the 2 battlefields and the Richey Mansion.

Upcoming Meeting

Posted by Monica Vaughn on August 22, 2012 at 6:30 PM Comments comments (0)

The Webb City Historical Society will meet on Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 6:30pm, at the Clubhouse.

Guest speaker  Kay Hively will tell about the Newtonia Battlefields Association and their efforts to perserve the sites of 2 civil war battles, as well as the Ritchie Homestead and museum. The organization commemorates 150 years this month.

Everyone is welcome.

Refreshments will be served.

There will be a short business meeting.

For more information, please contact MVaughn at mmvaughn1024@gmail.com

Ice Cream Social a Success

Posted by Monica Vaughn on June 26, 2012 at 11:10 PM Comments comments (0)

The Webb City Historical Society held an Ice Cream Social and membership drive, hosted by Bob and Frances Nichols, on Sunday, June 24, 2012. Over 50 people were in attendance.  Rob Pommert entertained on Guitar, and Tom and Mary Hamsher lead tours through the Minerva Candy Store that is currently under renovations. More photos of the event are posted in the photo tab above.

Membership Drive and Social Event

Posted by Monica Vaughn on June 2, 2012 at 3:15 PM Comments comments (0)

The Historical Society will hold an Ice Cream Social and Membership Drive event on Sunday, June 24 at 7:00pm.

The public is welcome to visit the Courtyard at the Middlewest Building, 1 Main Street, for ice cream, lemonade and  visiting with members of the Webb  City Historical Society. There will be music and maybe an activity. 

Membership is $10 per individual and $15 per family.

This event is free.

For more information, please call Monica Vaughn at 417-673-0220.

See you there.


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