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Stars and Stripes Museum

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Address: 17377 Stars and Stripes Way, Bloomfield, MO 63825
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This military museum houses rare editions of newspapers, military exhibits...

This military museum houses rare editions of newspapers, military exhibits and uniforms.

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Interesting info and displays found here.

This is one place you will want to put on your "must see list" for Bloomfield, Missouri. A lot of history about the newspapers origin and local history abounds.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 10 November 2016
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Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

This is one place you will want to put on your "must see list" for Bloomfield, Missouri. A lot of history about the newspapers origin and local history abounds.

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Covington, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

My wife was just inducted into the DAR a couple of months ago, after 2.5 years of research, hundreds of pages of documents printed, and finally finding her family patriot, she found this museum. Interesting to note that this town is only 45 miles from her home town. Whi k e in the area to attend her high school reunion,... More 

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Cape Girardeau, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2015

An interesting museum all about the history of "The Stars and Stripes" newspaper. The many displays are really telling of just what our soldiers went through during this time in our history. No charge to go through a guided tour, (or do a self tour at your own pace). Nominal donations are appreciated, which are used directly back into the... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2015

My husband and I stopped here while we visited nearby Poplar Bluff. It was well worth it. Wonderful history of the military newspaper.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2013

The museum is an excellent place to visit. It is free to all visitors--there is a box for donations, and the volunteers give free guided tours! You also get a brochure of the civil war markers for the town of Bloomfield at the museum. I didn't realize that this small town had so much history. A museum full of Stars... More 

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Cuba, Missouri, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2012

My last visit about ten ago was very rewoarding and did find an article on triangle hill that i was involved in, but you did not have all copies of the nov dec issues 1952--do yoou have them now. I am interested in all articles on triangle hill in those issues. thank you very much. rthorpe000 @yahoo.com

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