Inhabited by Osage and Missouri Indians when French arrived in 17th cen.; area went to Spain in 1762, back to France and then sold to USA in Louisiana Purchase of 1803; was a slave state, but did not secede from the Union in the Civil War.

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37.9642530° N, 91.8318330° W  map

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  1. Overview of Missouri ← you are here
  2. Interactive Map of Missouri
  3. Historic Sites and Landmarks in Missouri (2,023)

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Missouri, USA