Plat Books of Missouri Counties Collection

Title

Plat Books of Missouri Counties Collection

Date

1930.

Description

In 1930 W.W. Hickson and Co. of Rockford, Illinois published plat books of townships in counties throughout Missouri.

Documenting the ownership and locations of plots of land in Missouri counties, the 111 items in the collection are an invaluable research tool for genealogists, urban historians, and preservationists.

The plat books show the location, size, and name of the owner for each plot of land within the townships.

Holdings: 111 plat books
The collection contains plat books for the following counties:

Adair
Andrew
Atchison
Audrain
Barry
Barton
Bates
Benton
Bollinger
Boone
Buchanan
Butler
Caldwell
Callaway
Camden
Cape Girardeau
Carroll
Carter
Cass
Cedar
Chariton
Christian
Clark
Clay
Clinton
Cole
Cooper
Crawford
Dade
Dallas
Daviess
DeKalb
Dent
Douglas
Dunklin
Franklin
Gasconade
Gentry
Greene
Grundy
Harrison
Henry
Hickory
Holt
Howard
Howell
Iron
Jackson
Jasper
Jefferson
Johnson
Knox
Laclede
Lafayette
Lawrence
Lewis
Lincoln
Linn
Livingston
Macon
Madison
Maries
Marion
McDonald
Mercer
Miller
Mississippi
Moniteau
Monroe
Montgomery
Morgan
New Madrid
Newton
Nodaway
Oregon
Osage
Ozark
Pemiscot
Perry
Pettis
Phelps
Pike
Platte
Polk
Pulaski
Putnam
Ralls
Randolph
Ray
Reynolds
Ripley
Saline
Schuyler
Scotland
Scott
Shannon
Shelby
St. Charles
St. Clair
St. Francois
St. Genevieve
St. Louis
Stoddard
Stone
Sullivan
Taney
Texas
Vernon
Warren
Washington
Wayne
Webster
Worth
Wright
Platbooks of the following counties are not available in this collection:

Audrain
Johnson
Lincoln
Saint Louis (City)

Relation

The plat books are frequently consulted and in an effort to make them more accessible and also to preserve them, they were scanned and are now freely available in the University of Missouri Digital Library. The MERLIN records can be accessed through the heading Plat Books of Missouri (University of Missouri–Columbia. Libraries).

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