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Missouri Historical Documents Browser: 1879

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Missouri State Agencies and Institutions, 1879

A "Yes" in the Full Text in Hathi Trust column indicates that the department's annual or biennial report
was published in legislative journal appendices. Scroll down for more detail.

Full Text in HathiTrust Agency Name Major Serial Publications Supplementary Information
Yes Adjutant General (Militia Department) Reports -

History book (1999) History book (1987)

Yes Agriculture College Lands, Special Committee Appointed to Inquire into the Disposition of    
  Agriculture, State Board of   Reports  
Yes Attorney General, Opinion of (Concerning House Bill No. 438)    
  Auditor  Reports  
Yes Auditor and Treasurer, Committee Appointed to Examine the Accounts of    
Yes Blind, Committee Appointed to Visit Missouri Institution for Education of the    
Yes Blind, School for the Education of the  - St. Louis   History book (1938)
  Coal Oil Inspectors    
  Commissioner for Compromising Debts of Cities, Counties and Municipal Corporations    
Yes Deaf and Dumb, Committee on Missouri Institution for the Education of    
Yes Deaf and Dumb, Institute for the Education of - Fulton   History book (2000)
  Education, State Board of   Reports

History thesis (1965)*
History thesis (1946)*
History book (1911)*
More history books*

  Entomologist, State*


Collected papers
  Equalization, Board of Journals  
  Fish Commission    
Yes Fund Commissioners    
Yes, Yes Governor - Message and Special Message

Messages & Proclamations

Dissertation (1907)
  Horticultural Society, State  


History book (1959)


  Immigration, Board of    
  Insurance Department 

Reports on paper
Reports on microfiche

Yes Lands, Register of    
  Library, State    
  Lieutenant Governor    
Yes Lincoln Institute - Jefferson City  

History book (1939)

1996 Reprint of history book

Yes Lunatic Asylum - Fulton   History book (2007)
Yes, Yes Lunatic Asylum - St. Joseph - Officers, Committee Appointed to Visit    
  Militia Department  

Reports -

History book (1999)
Yes North Missouri Normal School - Kirksville   

History book (1905)
History book (1972)


Yes Normal School - Warrensburg


History books


Yes Penitentiary


History thesis (1971)

Prisoner index

History book (2004)

  Police Commissioners - St. Louis  Reports  
  Police Commissioners - Kansas City    History book (1901)
  Public Printer    
Yes Railroad Commissioners


  School of Mines and Metallurgy - Rolla  Catalogues History book (1946)
History book (1983)
  Schools, Superintendent of Public Reports

History thesis (1965)*
History thesis (1946)*
History book (1911)*
More history books*

  Seat of Government    
Yes Southeast Normal School - Cape Girardeau    History book (1979)
  Secretary of State    
  Tobacco Inspector    
Yes Treasurer


History book (1963)
Yes  University - Columbia 


History books


Agencies marked by asterisks(*) were not found in the State Almanac and Official Directory for 1878.

Appendices to the House and Senate Journals

Reports published in Appendices to the Missouri Journals of the House and Senate 1878-1879

(Volume lacks continuous pagination; reports appear in the order given below)

  • Register of Lands
  • Adjutant General
  • Fund Commissioners Showing the Condition of the Bonded Debt
  • State Treasurer
  • Railroad Commissioners (4th annual rpt)
  • Board of Inspectors of the Missouri Penitentiary
  • Board of Curators of the State University
  • Missouri Normal Schools and Lincoln Institute
  • Missouri Institution for the Education of the Deaf and Dumb
  • Missouri Institution for the Education of the Blind (11th biennial rpt)
  • State Lunatic Asylum No. 1 - Fulton
  • State Lunatic Asylum No. 2 - St. Joseph