Arcadia Publishing’s Images of Modern America Series

96 pages, 160+ photographs

Full-color photographs

Signed by the author


Through more than 160 pictures, many previously unpublished, this book celebrates Sedalia’s most memorable landmarks and pivotal events from 1950 to present. It includes full-color photographs of stores, depots, theatres, restaurants, libraries, the Pettis County courthouse, schools, shopping centers, automobile dealers, businesses, and industries. It also features photographs of landmarks such as the Covered Bridge, Jennie Jaynes Stadium, the Tiki House, and attractions at Liberty Park and the Missouri State Fair. Events include parades, the Ozark Music Festival, Presidential visits, tornadoes, and fires.

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All Along Ohio Street | All Around Downtown Vol. 1 | A Town of Their Own | Down by Pinhook | Just Like A Visit | Life and Times Along Muddy | Legendary Locals of Sedalia | Meaningful MileSTONES | Meaningful MileSTONE Guide | Sedalia-Images of America | Sedalia-Images of Modern America | Sedalia—Past & Present

“Arcadia Publishing’s Images of Modern America series is uniquely dedicated to the wonders of recent history. Explore all aspects of the modern age, starting with the 1950s, via a beautiful collection of volumes filled with expertly penned content and stunning full-color images.”            ~ Arcadia Publishing