Nearly one year since his last appearance at the Bauhaus Kaffe, St. Francois County historian, Bob Schmidt, welcomes you to join him on Saturday December 3, 2011 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. for a booksigning and discussion of his book entitled “Boys of the Best Families in the State” Co. E 2nd Missouri Confederate Cavalry.  Originally published in 2002 and now in a 2nd edition, “Boys…..” will be a perfect Christmas gift for that Civil War enthusiast in your life.  Although a Company history, Bob’s book is a comfortable mix of genealogy and history on a group of cavalrymen from the Mineral Area countiesRead More →