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Sept. 20, 2012ST. JOSEPH, MO |  By: Thomack

Voices From the Past

The St. Joseph Museums present "Voices From the Past" interpretive tours next month.

The tours through Mount Mora Cemetery take visitors back in time to meet legendary former citizens of St. Joseph. Director of St. Joseph Museums Marketing Kathy Reno says this year features stories from the Civil War with characters based on actual Civil War diaries.

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Reno says other stories and characters on the tour include a St. Joseph Pony Express rider and other Civil War soldiers and civilians. The tours begin at 6:30 and 7:30pm on Thursday, October 25th and Friday, October 26th. All tours start at the Wyeth-Tootle Mansion, 1100 Charles Street in St. Joseph. Tickets for the tours must be purchased in advance.