Jackson County Historical Society

Jackson County Historical Society


Public/Societal BenefitBoard of DirectorsNonprofit Member

About Us

The Jackson County (Missouri) Historical Society is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to preserving the written, oral, and physical legacy of this county. We do this by maintaining physical collections and promoting the study, appreciation, and interpretation of local and regional history.


President Harry S. Truman
Royals Stadium on Grand Opening Day
Lee's Summit High School Baseball Team, 1934
Kansas City Speedway, early 1900s
Bruce R. Watkins
Locomotive in the West Bottoms, 1970s
The Junction, 1890s, Kansas City
The Scout, Kansas City skyline

Rep/Contact Info

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Erin Gray
Archivist/Education Director