A Directory of Towns, Villages, and Hamlets
Past and Present
of Mercer County,
Compiled by Arthur Paul Moser
Bibliography and Acknowledgements
In compiling this Directory of Towns, Villages and Hamlets, Past and Present
of Mercer County, Mo., an effort has been made to include every known community.
I wish to thank the staff of the Reference Department of the Springfield Public
Library, who, very graciously, made certain rare material available for examination.
Material examined includes the following:
- Campbell's Gazetteer of Missouri, 1874.
- Campbell's New Atlas of Missouri, 1874.
- Encyclopedia of the Hist. of Missouri, 1901, Conard.
- The State of Missouri in 1904, Walter Williams.
- General Scheme of Missouri, 1905, Still P. Taft, for the use of Railway
- Several maps as indicated.
- History of Mercer County, 1888, Goodspeed, Courtesy of The State Historical
Society of Missouri.
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