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This list of African American Historic Places in Missouri is based on a book by the National Park Service, The Preservation Press, the National Trust for Historic Preservation, and the National Conference of State Historic Preservation Officers.

For National List of African American Historic Places use this link.
Contents: Counties in Missouri with African American Historic PlacesĀ 
Boone - Cooper - Franklin - Jackson - Lewis - Marion - Newton - St. Louis - Saline

Some of these sites are on the National Register of Historic Places (NR) as independent sites or as part of larger historic district. Several of the sites are National Historic Landmarks (NRL). Others have Missouri historical markers (HM). The citation on historical markers is given in the reference. The location listed is the nearest community to the site. More precise locations are given in the reference.

Boone County

The JW 'Blind' Boone house.
  • Columbia
    • Frederick Douglass High School,
    • John W. Boone House,
    • St. Paul AME Church,
    • Second Baptist Church,
    • Second Christian Church,

Cooper County

  • Boonville
    • St. Matthew's Chapel AME Church
    • Sumner Public School

Franklin County

  • New Haven
    • AME Church of New Haven
    • St. Charles African Church

Jackson County

Paseo YMCA and Murials, Kansas City, Missouri.
The Paseo YMCA
  • Kansas City
    • 18th and Vine Historic District
    • Attucks School
    • Paseo YMCA
    • Santa Fe Place Historic District
    • Negro League Baseball Museum

Lewis County

  • Canton
    • Lincoln School
  • Jefferson City
    • Jefferson City Community Center
    • Lincoln Univ. Hilltop Campus Historic District

Marion County

  • Hannibal
    • Eighth and Center Streets Baptist Church

Newton County

George Washington Carver
  • Diamond
    • George Washington Carver National Monument

City of St. Louis

Saline County

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