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Kander provides grant to preserve local records

Friday, January 25, 2013

CHARLESTON -- The Mississippi County Historical Society received a grant to inventory their archives and stabilize records requiring preservation treatment.

The society was one of 17 historical records repositories in the state awarded funding through the Missouri Historical Records Grant Program (MHRGP), a competitive regrant program overseen by the Missouri State Archives, a division of Secretary of State Jason Kander's office.

"Our history can be found in communities throughout the state, not just here at the Missouri State Archives," Kander said.

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