HCJ Mission: To proactively preserve our historic resources and create an environment that makes preservation a viable focus for the future of Jefferson City.

2019 Business Meeting and St Mary’s Hospital Time Capsule Unveiling

Sunday, February 10, 2019

Avenue HQ, 621 East Capitol Avenue, Jefferson City

The Day’s Events:

2 pm:         For HCJ members only:  Preview Reception of the Time Capsule

                       (This event will feature a meet-and-greet with local civic leaders)

3 pm:         HCJ Annual Business Meeting

4-5 pm:      Public Viewing of the Time Capsule

($5 donation for non-HCJ members)

HCJ members – RSVP to Anne Green, Executive Director, by February 3:  hcjexec@gmail.com or 573-690-4225.





From the President…

The Historic City of Jefferson has come a long way in 35 years – and we are still growing stronger in efforts to educate about Jefferson City past, and in preservation efforts of significant buildings and neighborhoods.  If you are not a member, please join today!  And have a wonderful and blessed holiday season!


St. Mary’s Hospital Time Capsule

The time capsule from 1904 has been recovered from the old St. Mary’s Hospital building!  And it was donated to HCJ by the Farmers Group.  If you would like to see the contents, the first public showing will be on February 10.  See our calendar for details.


Building Rehab News

224 E Dunklin – Drive by and take a look!  Most of the exterior repairs have been made.  We are concentrating on the interior now, especially electrical and plumbing.  We hope to have an Open House early in the new year so you can see our progress. 


Caretakers Cottage at the National Cemetery on McCarty Street – The interior rehab is nearly complete, and an Open House will be schedule after the first of the year.  This is a joint venture between the Veteran’s Administration and the Historic City of Jefferson.  Space inside this building will be available for rent for veteran groups and small non-profit groups.  If you are interested in renting, contact Anne Green, hcjexec@gmail.com or 573-418-0876.


Gift Memberships are now available.  Contact Anne Green at  hcjexec@gmail.com or 573-418-0876.

Upcoming Events

February 5, 2019
  • HCJ Board of Directors Meeting - February 5, 2019 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

    The Board of Directors typically meets monthly (no meeting in December). Meetings are open to the HCJ membership. If you would like to attend a meeting, please contact Anne Green at hcjexec@gmail.com or call 573-418-0876.

    Avenue HQ, 621 E Capitol Ave, Jefferson City, MO 65101

February 10, 2019
  • HCJ Business Meeting - February 10, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    Historic City of Jefferson members are invited to attend this special event and the Annual Business Meeting for the organization. In the past, the business meeting has been combined with the Annual Dinner; this year, these will be two separate events (the Annual Dinner is March 17). After the special presentation, the agenda items will include ByLaw revisions, election of Board Directors, and various reports. For more information, contact Anne Green, 573-418-0876 or hcjexec@gmail.com. www.historiccityofjefferson.org.

    Avenue HQ, 621 E Capitol Ave, Jefferson City, MO 65101, USA

Thomas Lawson Price Society

The Thomas Lawson Price Society (TLP) is a special group within HCJ, named after the first Mayor of Jefferson City

Golden Hammer Award

The Golden Hammer Award recognizes those in our community who are restoring our historic structures.

HCJ Foundation

The Foundation exists to preserve an individual’s own personal interest in the historic significance that this community offers.