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.
Starting in 1907 and continuing through the 1950s, postcards of local sites such as schools, churches, hospitals, courthouses, and scenic views were published even for small towns.
Postcards of the I.O.O.F. Home in Liberty, Missouri and the Veterans Home and Hospital in Waupaca, Wisconsin.
Photographs of small-town merchants circa 1880 to 1915.