A Directory of Towns, Villages, and Hamlets
Past and Present
of Jefferson County, Missouri
Compiled by Arthur Paul Moser
Bibliography and Acknowledgements
In compiling this Directory of Towns, Villages andHamlets, Past and Present, of Jefferson County, Missouri, an effort has been made to include every known community and landmark.
I wish to thank the staff of the Reference Department of
the Springfield-Greene County Library, who very graciously made certain rare books and maps available for examination.
Material examined includes the following:
- Wetmore's Gazetteer of Missouri, 1837
- Campbell's Gazetteer of Missouri, 1874.
- New Atlas of Missouri, Campbell, 1874.
- History of Jefferson County, 1888, Godspeed.
- Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri, 1901, Conrad.
- The State of Missouri in 1904, Walter Williams.
- The Empire That Missouri Pacific Serves, published by the Missouri Pacific Railway Company.
- General Scheme of Missouri, for the use of Railway mail Clerks, 1905, Still P. Taft, Postmaster General.
- How Missouri Towns, Counties, Streams Were Named, Eaton.
- Several maps as indicated.
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