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James C. Kirkpatrick

Buried beneath a shady tree lies a politician that brought light to Warrensburg. James C. Kirkpatrick, a 1929 Central Missouri State graduate, served the state of Missouri for 20 years as Secretary of State. The 30 million dollar library located at CMSU was named and dedicated to the legacy of Kirkpatrick and to the assistance he provided his alma mater. The Kirkpatrick Historical Room at the library is decorated in Irish Green and located on the second floor.