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Bill Emerson Memorial Bridge Dedication Collection
2003 Apr - 2003 Dec
 
 
2004.112
 
0.5 Linear Feet 
 
 
Bridge Opening
 
Abstract
 
Planning materials from the dedication ceremonies of the Emerson Bridge over the Mississippi River at Cape Girardeau.  Emerson was an eight-term Southeast Missouri Congressman who was influential in securing funds to construct the bridge.  Collection includes correspondence with Southeast Missouri State University's University Relations Department, which coordinated the event, planning committee minutes, newspaper clippings, planning notes, photographs, and a VHS tape and DVD of the dedication ceremony on December 13, 2003.
 
I. Descriptive Overview
II. Container List
 
Processed by Robyn A. Mainor, 2004
 
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