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Cherokee County History Bibliography

Image of Kansas map with Cherokee County highlighted.Allison, Nathaniel Thompson. History of Cherokee County, Kansas, and Representative Citizens. Chicago, IL: Biographical Publishing Co., 1904. (K/978.1/-C42/Al5).

________. New and Complete Index of History of Cherokee County, Kansas, and Representative Citizens. Chicago, IL: Biographical Publishing Co., 1904. (K/978.1/-C42/Al5/index).

Baxter Springs American Bicentennial Commission. The Baxter Springs Story: A Progressive History. Baxter Springs, KS: Citizen Publishing Co., 1975. (K/978.1/-C42/B33/1975).

Baxter Springs Centennial. The Baxter Springs Story (Souvenir Program) 100 Years, 1858-1958. N.p.: 1958. (K/978.1/-C42/B33).

Baxter Springs Chamber of Commerce. The Passing of the Old Backhouse. N.p.: n.d. (K/978.1/-C42 /Pam.v.1/no. 2).

________. Baxter Springs, Kansas, "Hub of the Tri-State District". Baxter Springs, KS: BSCC, 1955. (K/978.1/-C42/Pam.v.1/no. 8).

Baxter Springs Investment Co. Scenes Near Baxter Springs. Chicago, IL: J.M.W. Jones Stationery & Printing Co., 1888. (K/978.1/-C42/Pam.v.1/no. 3).

Broughton, Mrs. Jennie. "A History of Bird School, Cherokee County," Pittsburg Headlight. Jan. 11, 1954. (Microfilm reel: P 608).

Cherokee County, Kansas, in Pictures & Prose; Describing Its Resources, Enterprises & Opportunities, & the Men Behind Them. N.p.: 1923. (K/978.1/-C42/C42).

Cooper, C.M. "Old Spring River Academy Monument to Early Day Settlers," Pittsburg Headlight. Oct. 17, 1952. (Microfilm reel: P 607).

Crane, Sallie. "Mrs. Sallie Crane Compiled List of Pioneers of Cherokee County have 60 or More Years of Residence," Columbus Daily Advocate. Aug. 30, 1933. (Reel : C 1183).

Daniels & Hartley. The Best County on Earth! . . . Cherokee County, Kansas, is Increasing in Population Faster than any County in the State. N.p.: n.d. (K/978.1/ -C42/Pam.v.1/no. 1).

"Discovery of Lead Interesting Chapter in [Cherokee] County's History," Columbus Daily Advocate (2nd). Jan. 31, 1956. (Microfilm reel: C1205).

Forbes, Marjorie V. The Columbus Story. Columbus, KS: Columbus Centennial, 1968. (K/978.1/-C42/Pam.v.1/no. 10).

________. "The Globe School Story," Columbus Modern Light. 1957: Sept. 26, Oct. 3, 17, 24 & 31, Nov. 7, 14, 21 & 28, Dec. 5 & 19; 1958: Jan. 2, 9, 23 & 30, Feb. 6, 13 & 20. [35 pp.]. (Microfilm reels: C 1327--C 1328).

Fry, Donna. Melrose, Kansas, 1891-1983. N.p.: 1983. (K/978.1/-C42/M493).

________. Melrose, Kansas, & the Surrounding Communities. Chetopa, KS: Author, 1988. (K/978.1/-C42/M493f).

Galena Bicentennial Committee. Pioneer Days of Galena. Galena, KS: Galena Mining & Historical Association, 1984. (K/978.1/-C42/Pam.v.1/no. 12).

Harrington, Betty Dixon. New & Complete Index of History of Cherokee County, Kansas. Carthage, MO: Author, 1982. (K/978.1/-C42/AL5i).

"History [of Cherokee County]," Galena Weekly Republican. June 22, 1923. [56 pp.]. (Microfilm reel: G 41).

A History of Quaker Valley. N.p.: 1954. (K/978.1/-C42/Mss/no. 2).

Kansas State Historical Society. Cherokee County Clippings, 1877-1999. (5 vols.). Topeka, KS: KSHS, n.d. (K/9781./-C42/Clipp./v.1-5).

"List of Former Officials of Cherokee County," Columbus Daily Advocate (2nd). May 7, 1956. (Microfilm reel: C 1205).

Maxton, Rosie Clem. The Last One. Joplin, MO: Automatic Printing Co., 1932. (K/978.1/-C42/Pam.v.1/no. 6).

Montgomery, Mrs. Frank C. History of Lostine. N.p.: n.d. (K/978.1/-C42/ Mss).

Rowe, Fayette. "G.A. Sanders Tells of Experiences as Early-Day Teacher," Columbus Daily Advocate (2nd). May 19, 1956. (Microfilm reel: C 1206).

Ruth, Wilbur G. Early Cherokee. Coffeyville, KS: Graphic Arts Dept. SEKAVTS, 1977. (K/978.1/-C42/ Pam.v.1/no. 11).

Scammon Area Bicentennial Committee. The Story of the City of Scammon by Leona Spice. N.p.: 1976. (K/978.1/-C42/Sca55).

Shaner, Dolph. John Baxter of Baxter Springs. N.p., 1943. (K/978.1/-C42/ Pam.v.1/no. 7).

Weir Bi-centennial Committee. Weir, Kansas, 1776-1976, Bi-centennial Salute by Ruth Turner. N.p.: 1976. (K/978.1/-C42/W433).

Williams, Ed. C. "Historical Notes & Recollections of Cherokee County & Columbus City," Columbus Daily Advocate (1st). Sept. 24 & 30, & Oct. 3, 1938. (Microfilm reel: C 1188).