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The Niedermeyer building, circa 1837, named notable place

February 5, 2013 | 6:00 a.m. CST
Built in 1837, the Niedermeyer building is the oldest in downtown Columbia. It was built to house the Columbia Female Academy, which eventually led to the establishment of Stephens College. It has also been used as a hotel and the location for MU's Domestic Sciences Department before being converted into apartments in 1921.

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