Compiled by Arthur Paul Moser
In compiling this Directory of Towns, Villages and Hamlets, Past and Present, of Barton County, Missouri, every effort has been made to include every known community.
I wish to thank the staff in the Reference Department of the Springfield-Greene County Library, who, very graciously made certain rare books available for examination.
Also, I wish to thank Mrs. Hazel Yates, of Greenfield, Mo., who, very kindly gave me a list of communities which was compiled by Mr. George Leaker. Mr. Leaker recently died.
Material examined includes the following: