Explore the small towns and attractions in Missouri’s Chariton Valley Region. Find out about the history and economic development of this north-central area. Learn about Marceline’s favorite hometown hero, Sumner’s boast of being the “Wild Goose Capital of the World,” and Brunswick’s claim to fame with the world’s largest pecan. There is also information about Omar Bradley and John Pershing, famous war heroes from this region. Includes a link to an eThemes Resource that provides an overview of Missouri’s regions.
Marceline, Missouri, is proud to claim Walt Disney as a former resident. Discover how Walt Disney used Marceline in the creation of Main Street at Walt Disney World. To read information on Walt Disney, click on "Disney Stuff." To link to the Disney site, click the "Main Street USA" icon in the middle of the page.
From the Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine comes the Still National Osteopath Museum, located in Kirksville, Missouri. Read the life history of Andrew Taylor Still or take a panoramic view of the Museum's Grayson Smith Period Room.