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"Another northwest Missouri museum, the Glore Psychiatric Museum in St. Joseph, houses thousands of exhibits related to mental health and its treatment. Also in the collection is artwork created by patients, photos, surgical instruments (think lobotomy), personal notes and furnishings of what was State Lunatic Asylum No. 2.
Now part of the St. Joseph Museum complex, Glore Psychiatric Museum houses replicas of equipment once used to treat mental illness. With names that sound as ominous as the devices look – the Bath of Surprise, the Hollow Wheel, the Tranquilizer Chair – it’s a wonder anyone ever left the facility."
Thursday, March 22, at 6 p.m.
“St. Joseph Women”
In honor of women’s history month, the St. Joseph Museum’s ...
Curator of Collections, Sarah Elder, will present “Women of St.
This presentation features a sampling of women who
made an indelible mark on the history of St. Joseph, Missouri, and in some cases, the world. Some of the names are just as well-known today as they were a century ago, while others have been lost to history, while one or two may even be described as notorious. There are educators, authors, nurses, doctors, scientists, and even a temperance leader included in this visual presentation.
The event will be held at the St. Joseph Museum, 3406 Frederick Avenue, at 6 p.m. Admission is free. For more information, please call 816-232-8471 or visit stjosephmuseum.org/events.
Made With Uncommon Character, St. Joseph, MO is proud to announce it will be in charge of the Apple Blossom BBQ this year. Mark your calendars for May 4-5 at Civic Center Park. It's going to be a good time you won't want to miss for your entire family.
Good morning! We are excited to announce the opening of BBQ Team registration for this year's Apple Blossom BBQ Made with Uncommon Character! Visit our web page... for more information at http://uncommoncharacter.com/apple-blossom-bbq/.
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