Compiled by Arthur Paul Moser
In compiling this Directory of Towns, Villages and Hamlets, Past and Present, of Barry County, Missouri, every effort has been made to include every known community.
I wish to thank Mr. Dave Doennig, Librarian, of Monett Public Library, who kindly agreed to review this work. He writes: "It is, I believe, as correct as it is possible to get such a directory."
Also, I wish to thank the Staff in the Research Department, of the Springfield-Greene County Library, who graciously made certain rare books available for examination.
Material examined includes the following:
Springfield-Greene County Library