Honoring a legacy

Posted: Nov. 16, 2019 11:00 am

LOUISIANA — Four local founding board members of the Louisiana Area Historical Museum were honored at the organization's annual banquet Thursday, Nov. 14. Pictured, from left, are Dr. Ned Glenn, Sally Cropp, Martha Sue Smith and Becky Prince. The four were part of the nine-member group that established the museum in 1992. More than 100 guests attended the dinner, which included an update on museum activities, a recognition of volunteers and a presentation about the women's suffrage efforts of the John and Mary Henderson family presented by Gregory Wolk of the Missouri Humanities Council and Missouri Civil War Heritage Foundation. The museum also conveyed board emeritus status to Cropp, Smith and the Rev. D. Randall Cone. 


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