The Ozarks, named for the Ozark Plateau, covers much of southern Missouri and northern Arkansas as well as the northeast corner of Oklahoma and the southeast corner of Kansas.
Hattie Thompson Civil War Album
Hattie Thompson was the original owner of this Civil War-era photo album, found at a Portland, Oregon antique show.
Mount Vernon Seminary Students
Photos of young women who were students at the exclusive Mount Vernon Seminary in Washington, D.C. in 1895.
Rescued photos are orphaned photos The Past Matters has acquired from flea markets, garage sales, and online sellers which Karen has researched and identified the subject(s), date, and location.
Public Homes and Hospitals
Postcards of the I.O.O.F. Home in Liberty, Missouri and the Veterans Home and Hospital in Waupaca, Wisconsin.