Jewell Cemetery State Historic Site

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Jewell Cemetery State Historic Site
Missouri State Historic Site
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Country United States
State Missouri
County Boone
City Columbia
Coordinates 38°55′11″N 92°20′10″W / 38.91972°N 92.33611°W / 38.91972; -92.33611Coordinates: 38°55′11″N 92°20′10″W / 38.91972°N 92.33611°W / 38.91972; -92.33611
Area 0.45 acres (0 ha) [1]
State acquisition 1970 [2]
Management Missouri Department of Natural Resources
Website: Jewell Cemetery State Historic Site

Jewell Cemetery State Historic Site is a publicly owned property in Columbia, Missouri, maintained as a state historic site by the Missouri Department of Natural Resources. Among the notable persons buried in the cemetery, which holds the remains of more than 40 descendants of George A. Jewell, are Missouri governor Charles Henry Hardin and the educator William Jewell. The property became part of the state parks system in 1970.[3]

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  1. ^ "Missouri State Park Advisory Board Annual Report 2008". Missouri Department of Natural Resources. Retrieved November 2, 2015. 
  2. ^ "State Park Land Acquisition Summary". Missouri State Parks. Retrieved November 2, 2015. 
  3. ^ "Jewell Cemetery State Historic Site". Missouri State Parks. Missouri Department of Natural Resources. Retrieved November 2, 2014. 

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