Outline of Missouri

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The location of the state of Missouri in the United States of America
Main article: Missouri

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to the U.S. state of Missouri:

Missouri is a U.S. state named for the Missouri River, which was named after the Siouan-language tribe. Located in the Midwestern United States,[1] the state lies on the Mississippi river, which defines its eastern border. The land that is now Missouri was acquired from France as part of the Louisiana Purchase and became known as the Missouri Territory. Part of this Territory was admitted into the union as the 24th state on August 10, 1821.

General reference[edit]

An enlargeable map of the state of Missouri

Geography of Missouri[edit]

Main article: Geography of Missouri

Places in Missouri[edit]

Environment of Missouri[edit]

Natural geographic features of Missouri[edit]

Regions of Missouri[edit]

Administrative divisions of Missouri[edit]

An enlargeable map of the 114 counties and 1 independent city of the State of Missouri

Demography of Missouri[edit]

Government and politics of Missouri[edit]

Branches of the government of Missouri[edit]

Executive branch of the government of Missouri[edit]

Legislative branch of the government of Missouri[edit]

Judicial branch of the government of Missouri[edit]

Main article: Courts of Missouri

Law and order in Missouri[edit]

Main article: Law of Missouri

Military in Missouri[edit]

History of Missouri[edit]

History of Missouri List of battles fought in Missouri

History of Missouri, by period[edit]

The location of the State of Missouri in the United States of America
An enlargeable map of the State of Missouri
An enlargeable map of the 114 counties and 1 independent city of the State of Missouri

History of Missouri, by region[edit]

History of Missouri, by subject[edit]

Culture of Missouri[edit]

The Arts in Missouri[edit]

Sports in Missouri[edit]

Main article: Sports in Missouri

Economy and infrastructure of Missouri[edit]

Main article: Economy of Missouri

Education in Missouri[edit]

Main article: Education in Missouri

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.census.gov/const/regionmap.pdf
  2. ^ Missouri. (2009). In Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary. Retrieved May 13, 2009.
  3. ^ Barry Popik, Smoky City, barrypopik.com website, March 27, 2005
  4. ^ "U.S. Census Bureau State & County QuickFacts Missouri". 

External links[edit]

Wikimedia Atlas of Missouri