St. Joseph, Missouri

What is St. Joseph, Missouri known for?


academic program

began his legal career in earnest. Academic program Synodical College was recognized by the University of Missouri as a standard junior college after 1916. Then in 1925 the Synod of Missouri approved a resolution at a meeting in St. Joseph, Missouri to enhance the curriculum with the goal of providing a four year collegiate program. The initial steps toward the goal included an affiliation agreement with Westminster (Westminster College, Missouri) for sharing of some faculty


great rock

in their hometown of Topeka, Kansas (Steve Walsh is from St. Joseph, Missouri), along with vocalists Lynn Meredith and Joel Warne, and keyboardist Don Montre, keyboardist Dan Wright (Dan Wright (musician)), and saxophonist Larry Baker. The Platte County portion of Dearborn (the majority of the city) is part of the Kansas City (Kansas City, Missouri), MO–KS (Kansas) Kansas City Metropolitan Area Metropolitan Statistical


local independent

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writing music

of several different instruments, he is most known as a piano and keyboard virtuoso. A formally trained musician, Gary began his musical endeavors early, writing music and performing live as a young teen. Gary moved to California in 1973 and toured with the final incarnation of the L.A. rock band Blues Image (of "Ride, Captain, Ride" fame). After several years, the rigors of life on the road and the constant stress of touring resulted in problems in his personal life. However


articles news

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numerous political

horses come from the line. The farm is a now Maryville housing subdivision. * '''Rancho del Rayo''' - William Robbins, who made his fortune with the Robbins Lighting Rod company in Maryville, established a ranch near Hopkins, Missouri that claimed to be the biggest ranch in Missouri after the Bilby Ranch dissolution in 1919. Robbins, who was active in Republican politics, hosted numerous political picnics attended by all levels of U.S. senators and Missouri governors. After Jesse was murdered


story quot

of Wilson, Kansas. Location scenes included street and buildings on Main Street in White Cloud, Kansas, viewed from a distance from both sides of the Missouri River, and Hays, Kansas and Saint Joseph, Missouri. Dating the stories In a first-season episode Adams says the war has been over for five years (suggesting the first season takes place in 1870, although, in "The Major Adams Story", part 1, it is clear that Adams had taken trains west in previous years

, commencing "as soon as the war was over"). In season two, reference is made to the war ending six years earlier (1871) and to the presidential nomination of Ulysses S. Grant (1868), a neighbor of Adams before the war and eventually his commanding officer. In season three (in "The Vincent Eaglewood Story") Grant and Colfax are identified as the current President and VP, which dates it as Grant's first term (March 1869 to March 1873). "The Bernal Sierra Story" (first season) made extensive reference to the ongoing revolution in Mexico pitting Benito Juarez against Maximillian I of Mexico (aka Emperor Maximilian)--but that uprising ended decisively with Maximillian's capture and execution in 1867. "The Cathy Eckhardt Story" (fourth season, broadcast November 9, 1960) clearly shows the year is 1870, but in "The Charlene Brenton Story" (late third season, broadcast 8 June 1960) reference is made to Bill Hawks' having read the novel ''Ben-Hur'', which was not published until 1880. The First Transcontinental Railroad was completed in 1869, following approximately the same route as a wagon train from St. Joseph (St. Joseph, Missouri) to Sacramento. This would have made wagon trains obsolete by the time most episodes in the series take place; however, little reference is made to railroads in the West during the series. Youth Parley Pratt was born in Burlington, New York, the son of Jared Pratt (Canaan, New York, 25 November 1769 – Detroit, Michigan, 5 November 1839) and wife (m. 7 July 1799) Charity Dickinson (Bolton, New York, 24 February 1776 – St. Joseph, Missouri, 20 May 1849), a descendant of Anne Hutchinson. The stockyards were built around the facilities of the Central Overland California and Pikes Peak Express Company which had outfitted travelers on the Santa Fe Trail and Oregon Trail following the Kansas River. The company went out of business in 1862 following the failure of its Pony Express business from St. Joseph, Missouri to Sacramento, California. He was hired in 1910 to review the city design and planning of St. Joseph, Missouri. Fully half of his report dealt with the need for park space in the city, leading to the design of the National Register of Historic Places–listed St. Joseph Park and Parkway System.


fast year

in St. Joseph, Missouri, for the rest of the journey to California. birth_place St. Joseph, Missouri

;ClassicTrains-First" '''1982 (1982 in rail transport)''' – Fire destroys the Harrisonburg, Virginia, offices of the former Chesapeake Western Railway, which had been merged into the Norfolk and Western Railway in 1954. Image:Robidoux-row.jpg thumb right 350px


home education

, there is an active home education community that serves the city and surrounding areas. In higher education, St. Joseph is the home of a regional public university as well as a public university outreach center, a public technical school and a private technical school. The stockyards were built around the facilities of the Central Overland California and Pikes Peak Express Company which had outfitted travelers on the Santa Fe Trail and Oregon Trail following the Kansas River. The company went out of business in 1862 following the failure of its Pony Express business from St. Joseph, Missouri to Sacramento, California. He was hired in 1910 to review the city design and planning of St. Joseph, Missouri. Fully half of his report dealt with the need for park space in the city, leading to the design of the National Register of Historic Places–listed St. Joseph Park and Parkway System.


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Missouri (Holt (Holt County, Missouri), Worth (Worth County, Missouri), Nodaway (Nodaway County, Missouri), Andrew (Andrew County, Missouri), DeKalb (DeKalb County, Missouri) and Buchanan (Buchanan County, Missouri)) and Doniphan County (Doniphan County, Kansas) in northeastern Kansas. The St. Joseph area has one low-power and two full-power television stations, and ten radio stations. Television Due to its proximity to Kansas City and Omaha as well as Topeka, stations from

those markets serve as default affiliates of NBC (KSHB-TV Kansas City, KSNT Topeka and WOWT Omaha), CBS (KCTV Kansas City, KMTV Omaha and WIBW-TV Topeka), MyNetworkTV (KSMO-TV Kansas City and WIBW-DT2 Topeka, on Dish Network only) and The CW (KXVO Omaha, on DirecTV only) due to the lack of affiliates of those networks licensed to the market. Local broadcast stations class wikitable style "text-align:center" !style "background:#ccccff

, and Santa Fe (Santa Fe Trail) trails. The first westward leg of the Pony Express was a ferry across the Missouri at St. Joseph, Missouri. Similarly, most emigrants arrived at the eastern terminus of the First Transcontinental Railroad via a ferry ride across the Missouri between Council Bluffs, Iowa and Omaha. Dick, pp. 127–132

St. Joseph, Missouri

'''St. Joseph''' (informally '''St. Joe''') is a city in and the county seat of Buchanan County (Buchanan County, Missouri), Missouri, United States. The metropolitan area had a population of 127,329 in 2010.

St. Joseph is located on the Missouri River, but is perhaps best known as the starting point of the Pony Express and the death place of Jesse James. St. Joseph is also home to Missouri Western State University.

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