A Directory of Towns, Villages, and Hamlets
Past and Present
of Stone County,
Compiled by Arthur Paul Moser
Bibliography and Acknowledgements
In compiling this Directory of Towns, Villages and Hamlets, Past and Present
of Stone County, an attempt has been made to include every town in the county.
The following acknowledgements are made:
- Miss Roblee and her staff in the Research Department of the Public Libraries
of Springfield and Greene County, who graciously made certain reference books
and material available for examination.
- Mrs. Porter Lucas, Crane, Mo., who corrected several errors in the original
- Mary Scott Hair, (Samanthy), Hurley, Mo., who corrected some errors in
the original draft, and who supplied additional material, which is duly recognized
in this Directory.
The following references were examined:
- Campbell's New Atlas of Missouri.
- A Gazetteer of Missouri, Campbell, 1874.
- A Reminiscent History of the Ozark Region, Goodspeed, 1894.
- The State of Missouri, in 1904, Walter Williams.
- Stone County Newspapers Centennial Edition, May 1951.
- The White River Valley Historical Society Quarterly, (several issues).
- Several issues of the Missouri Manual.
- Various maps, as indicated.
- Personal conversation with a few people as noted; also personal observation,
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