Sharing Stories of the Crossroads

Sharing Stories of the Crossroads
Tuesdays 4 p.m.

The History Museum on the Square Presents: "Sharing Stories of the Crossroads"

The Show is hosted by John Sellars Executive Director Emeritus of the History Museum on the Square and long time lover of local history. The program will focus on History Bits in Springfield, Local Headlines from a Century ago and a variety of guests to share local history and stories of the past.

For more information about the History Museum on the Square visit

154 Park Central Square, Springfield, MO 65806


Sharing Stories of the Crossroads
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Konrad Stump, History Associate at the Library Center, Preserving the Ozarks through Media with Dave Eslick and John

April 23rd, 2024 05:00pm

Wayne Glen, treasure & record collector on Preserving History with Dave Eslick & John

April 16th, 2024 05:00pm

Lisa Carrico by phone on the 7th Annual Ozarks Marvel Symposium, Paul Barker, centennarian, on Ozarks History with Lynn Sanders, Dave Eslick & John (1)

April 9th, 2024 05:00pm

Francis Skalicky Mo Conservation Dept, History & Resurgence of Wild Turkeys with Dave Eslick and John

April 2nd, 2024 05:00pm

Birthplace of Rt 66 Festival & bus tour & Current Events with Dale Moore, Dave Eslick and John

March 26th, 2024 05:00pm

Sean FitzGibbons, Museum Director on the Springfield's Leading Ladies exhibit & upcoming events with John

March 19th, 2024 05:00pm

Jillian Hodge, Civic Education Coordinator on the Museum's Scout Badges programs & other civic programs with John

March 12th, 2024 05:00pm

2nd Anniversary Show with Dave Eslick, Dale Moore, and John

March 5th, 2024 05:00pm

Dan Vaughn, A Life in Radio & Television with Dale Moore and John

February 27th, 2024 05:00pm
*off-air content included*

Steve Williams on his father Jess Williams, Crosstown BBQ and Williams family history with John

February 20th, 2024 05:00pm

History of the Boy Scouts with Dave Eslick & John

February 6th, 2024 05:00pm

Dwight Glen, manager, on the Ozark Mountain Daredevils Farewell Tour with Dale Moore and John

January 30th, 2024 05:00pm

Jay Parino, restauranteur, History of Herr's Garden Room & Parino's with Dave Eslick and John

January 23rd, 2024 05:00pm

Don Smith, retired teacher, museum volunteer and docent with John

January 16th, 2024 05:00pm

Dr. Kitty Leadbetter and Scott Siman on new Si Siman book with John

January 9th, 2024 05:00pm

Sam Montgomery on the History and Centennial of the Shrine Mosque with Dave Eslick and John

January 2nd, 2024 05:00pm

Cowboy Rick Hamby, Pawnee Bill Hobbs and Rod Maverick Hamby and the Stage Coach Journey with Dave Eslick and John

December 12th, 2023 05:00pm

Steve Pokin, columnist for The Daily Citizen on A Writer's Life with John

December 5th, 2023 05:00pm

Patty Parker Burns on the Christmas Home Tour and Wayne Glen on Springfield History with John

November 28th, 2023 05:00pm

Tom Peters, MSU Library Dean recapping Smithsonian Folk Life Festival June 2023 with John

November 21st, 2023 05:00pm

Mark Stillwell on Drury and SMS Athletics History with Dale Moore and John

November 14th, 2023 05:00pm

Sean FitzGibbons on the Museum Christmas exhibit, Lisa Alexander on Burge Cox Hospital history, Joel Alexander on Streetcar history with John

November 7th, 2023 05:00pm

Francis Skalicky of MO Conservation Dept on Deer Hunting History with John

October 31st, 2023 05:00pm

Giraffe Stone Houses with Tracie Gieselman France, Center for Ozark Studies with Dave Eslick and John

October 24th, 2023 05:00pm

Eric Pauly, grandson of William Pauly of Pauly Construction Co with Dave Eslick and John

October 17th, 2023 05:00pm

Beth Domann, Geoff Steele on Theatre History of the Landers, Gillioz and Fox with John

October 10th, 2023 05:00pm

Charlie O'Reilly on the History of O'Reilly Auto Parts with John

October 3rd, 2023 05:00pm

Bill Garvin, Library Director and Archivist for Drury University on its 150th Anniversary with John

September 26th, 2023 05:00pm

Konrad Stump, Library Center archivist on 'Oh the Horror', October library programs with John

September 19th, 2023 05:00pm

Haunted Tours and Upcoming Museum events with Shawn FitzGibbons and Dave Eslick and John

September 5th, 2023 05:00pm

Susan Croce Kelly, author of new book on Lucille Morris-Upton, journalist with Dale Moore and John

August 29th, 2023 05:00pm

Jennifer Swann, City of Springfield architect on the Old City Hall remodel with Dale Moore and John

August 22nd, 2023 05:00pm

Ed Mitchum, Lynn Sanders, Dave Eslick on Route 66 Service Stations with John

August 15th, 2023 05:00pm

Tom Mast and Dave Eslick on The Birthplace of Route 66 Festival 2023 with John

August 8th, 2023 05:00pm

Nick Nelson, Art Museum Director with a museum update with Sean FitzGibbons, History Museum Director

August 1st, 2023 05:00pm

Haley Frizzle-Green, State Historical Society archivist, Konrad Stump, library historian, Whitney Mosely, museum educator

Broadcasting the Ozarks, library display on Ozark Radio History
July 18th, 2023 05:00pm

Dr. Bill Piston, Civil War expert on the Civil War in Missouri with John

July 11th, 2023 05:00pm

Joey Powell and Mike Crocker and Dickerson Park Zoo's 100th Anniversary with John

June 27th, 2023 05:00pm

Dr David Jerome, author, on his new book Bill Verdon, A Life in Baseball with John and Dave

June 20th, 2023 05:00pm

David Pennington, Springfield Fire Chief on the History of the Fire Department with John

June 13th, 2023 05:00pm

Dave Eslick on R Richie Robertson and the Boy Scout Band and Central High Kilties

May 23rd, 2023 05:00pm

Tom Peters, Dean of Library Services MSU on the Ozarks Exhibit in the Folk Life Festival at the Smithsonian June 29 to July 9

May 16th, 2023 05:00pm

Konrad Stump, History Associate of the Library on Library Resources and Upcoming Events with John

May 9th, 2023 05:00pm

Bill Heiss and Dan Dawson of the Railroad Museum in Grant Beach Park with David Eslick

May 2nd, 2023 05:00pm

Roots & Routes of the Ozarks 4.28 - 4.29.23 Symposium with Lisa Carrico, MO Humanities, & Sean Fitzgibbons & Whitney Mosely

April 25th, 2023 05:00pm

Kaitlyn McConnell, historian of Ozarks Alive website

April 18th, 2023 05:00pm

Rob Schroeder, curator of the Calaboose Police Museum

April 11th, 2023 05:00pm

Dr. Mara Cohen Ioannides, MSU professor, on Jewish History

April 4th, 2023 05:00pm

Malcolm Hukriede and Dan O'Day on their new book A History of Radio

March 28th, 2023 05:00pm

Randall Chowning of the Ozark Mountain Daredevils

March 21st, 2023 05:00pm


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