Welcome to the Putnam County Historical Society and Genealogical Society.

Volunteers

We can use volunteers to help do many things at the museum including cutting and pasting newspaper articles into albums!  Any help would be appreciated.  Stop in or call (660) 947-2955.

Genealogy Lookups

Are you working on your family tree?  Call us at (660) 947-2955 or email at pchs@nemr.net to see if we can help you.  

Events:

Market on the Square

Farmer's Market on the Square each Saturday and special events the first Saturday of the month. 


Great Family Fun!

History of PC historical society and museum

Click to learn more about the Putnam County Historical Society and Museum.  Membership Form is attached.

History of the PC Historical Society and Museum (pdf)

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Putnam County Genealogical Society

Learn more about the history of the PC Genealogical Society

PC Genealogical Society History (pdf)

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1888 History Bios. These are scans of the 1888 History Book for Putnam County only.

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biographicalindex (pdf)

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pages1036-1047 (pdf)

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pages1048-1057 (pdf)

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pages1058-1067 (pdf)

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pages1068-1077 (pdf)

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pages1078-1087 (pdf)

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pages1088-1097 (pdf)

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pages1098-1107 (pdf)

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pages1108-1117 (pdf)

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pages1118-1127 (pdf)

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pages1128-1135 (pdf)

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PC Newspaper Collection

The Putnam County Public Library now has a Digital Version of the Entire PC Newspaper Collection.  This is thanks to a generous donation in memory of Barbara Wickless PhD, by her family.  

Contact Us

Better yet, see us in person!

We love to show you around your museum!

Putnam County Historical Society

201 S 16th St, Unionville, MO 63565, US

(660) 947-2955

New Hours as of July 11, 2018

Wednesdays:  10 am to 3 pm

All other days:  Closed

Call:

Judy McDonald 660-341-5157

Linda Klinginsmith 660-216-2487

for Special Appointment (please give us at least 24 hours notice).

Drop us a line!

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