Official Seal of Missouri was Adopted

On January 11, 1822, a bill was adopted to create the official Seal of the State of Missouri.  

This post was contributed by Ross Malone. A historian and a retired school teacher, Ross has authored many books about Missouri’s history, weird facts, and folk tales. He has also written children’s historical fiction. Visit his website, and buy his books in the Missouri Life store.

Image from Flickr by Leo Reynolds licensed under CC 2.0