This is the location of the final confrontation of a Civil War battle on July where Southern troops forced Union soldiers to retreat to Sarcoxie. An interpretive shelter explains the history of the battle.
Lamar - Harry S Truman Birthplace State Historic Site
The first permanent European settlement was founded in 1668 on the site where Père Jacques Marquette established Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan as a base for Catholic missions. Père Marquette and the Indians by Wilhelm Lamprecht (German