MISSOURI (KFVS) - Gov. Jay Nixon joined hundreds of Missourians on Friday, July 3 at the statehouse to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Missouri State Capitol Cornerstone.
Nixon also discussed several items that will be included in the new 2015 time capsule, which will be placed in the cornerstone after state conservators take measures to protect the items.
Some of the items included:
- Pictures of Joplin after the tornado on May 22, 2011 and pictures of Joplin now
- Smart phone
- Baseballs signed by the Kansas City Royals and the St. Louis Cardinals
- Copy of the Missouri Blue Book
- Original Bible from the 1915 time capsule
- Current copy of the Missouri constitution