Columbia Cemetery (Columbia, Missouri)
|Location||30 East Broadway, Columbia, Missouri|
|Area||26 acres (11 ha)|
|Architect||Major, Horace F.,|
|Architectural style||Romanesque, rural cemetery|
|NRHP reference #||06001335|
|Added to NRHP||February 1, 2007|
The Columbia Cemetery in Columbia, Missouri has been in use as a cemetery since 1820. The cemetery historically contains Caucasian, African-American, and Jewish (Beth Olem Cemetery, Beth Shalom Cemetery) sections. Located in the cemetery are a vernacular stone receiving vault (1887), and a Romanesque Revival style mausoleum (1911).
- Philemon Bliss - Politician, Chief Justice, Educator
- John William "Blind" Boone - Musician
- Jane Froman - Actress and Singer
- Odon Guitar - Soldier
- William Wilson Hudson - Third president of the University of Missouri
- Richard Henry Jesse - Eighth president of the University of Missouri
- John Carleton Jones - Tenth president of the University of Missouri
- John Hiram Lathrop - First president of the University of Missouri
- Frederick Middlebush - Thirteenth president of the University of Missouri
- William Lester Nelson - Politician
- James S. Rollins - Politician and Lawyer
- Max Schwabe - Politician
- James Shannon - Academic
- Willard Duncan Vandiver - Politician
- Edwin Moss Watson - Newspaper Editor
- Abraham J. Williams - Politician - Third Governor of the State of Missouri
- Walter Williams - founder of the Missouri School of Journalism and twelfth president of the University of Missouri
- Edwin William Stephens - publisher, civic leader
- National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
- Columbia Cemetery Association - History
- Debbie Sheals (August 2006). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Columbia Cemetery" (PDF). Missouri Department of Natural Resources. Retrieved 2016-09-01.
- Mautino, Nicole (2008-04-15). "Spirits of Mizzou". University Archives muarchives.missouri.edu/. Retrieved November 5, 2009.
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