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Wilson County History Bibliography

Image of Kansas map highlighting Wilson CountyAllen, Joseph W. Cho O-Nee to High Iron: The "Hidden" Years of the Town of Neodesha, Wilson County, Kansas. Fredonia, KS: Midwestern Litho, 1965. (K/978.1/-W69/N35).

Blinn, Orlin. History of Fall River Township. N.p.: n.d. (K/978.1/-W69/ Mss.).

Butcher, Mrs. A.V. History of Altoona, Kansas. Altoona, KS: Author, n.d. (K/978.1/-W69/Mss.).

Casteel, Mike. Ghost Towns of Wilson County, Kansas. Neodesha, KS: Author, 1975. (K/978.1/-W69/Mss./no. 1).

Christman, Mrs. Fredonia's Early Days. N.p.: n.d. (K/978.1/-W69/Mss.).

Cooper, J.T. "Early Day/Diamond Jubilee: Early History of Neodesha." Neodesha News. Dec. 26, 1946. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: N 323).

__________. "Judge J.T. Cooper Told of Wilson County's Early History." Neodesha Register (Weekly). Sept. 28, 1933. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: N 53).

Fredonia Chamber of Commerce. Fredonia Centennial, 1968. Fredonia, KS: Midwestern Litho, 1968. (K/978.1/-W69/Pam.v.1/no. 3).

__________. The Story of Fredonia, Kansas. Fredonia, KS: Midwestern Litho, 1971. (K/978.1/-W69/Pam.v.1/no. 7).

Frost, Mrs. B.T. "Frost Reminiscences/Diamond Jubilee: Early History of Neodesha." Neodesha News. Dec. 19, 1946. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: N 323).

Gilmore, John S., Sr. A Wilson County History. N.p.: n.d. (K/978.1/-W69/ Mss.).

Guilinger, Edward. "Landmark to Past: 73-Year-Old Wilson County Courthouse to Give Way to Modern One in the Fall." Independence Daily Reporter. May 31, 1959. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: I561).

Kansas State Historical Society. Wilson County Clippings, 1881-1999. (5 vols.). Topeka, KS: KSHS, n.d. (K/978.1/-W69/Clipp./v.1-5).

Lafferty, Charles W. "History of Wilson County, Kansas, to 1885." [Fredonia] Wilson County Citizen. Jan. 10-Feb. 28, 1950. [8 pp.]. (Microfilm reel: F 510).

Morgan, J. Kansas. "First School/Diamond Jubilee: Early History of Neodesha." Neodesha News. Jan. 2, 1947. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: N 323).

Neodesha Centennial Committee. Neodesha Centennial History, 1871-1971: Little Bear Tracks. Neodesha, KS: Neodesha Printing Co., 1971. (K/978.1/-W69/Pam.v.1/no. 4).

Neodesha Chamber of Commerce. Neodesha, Kansas: The Friendly City. N.p.: 1956. (K/978.1/-W69/Pam.v.1/no. 5).

Pingrey, Kate W. "Development of Transportation." Neodesha Register (Weekly). Feb. 20, 1947. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: N 58).

__________. "Our Newspapers." Neodesha Register (Weekly). Feb. 6, 1947. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: N 58).

__________. "Our Public Utilities." Neodesha Register (Weekly). Jan. 9, 1947. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: N58).

Stafford, Bob and Larry E. McSpadden. Fredonia's Silver Anniversary Annual Homecoming Souvenir Program. Fredonia, KS: Fredonia Daily Herald, 1948. (K/978.1/-W69/Pam.v.1/no. 6).

Strange, Lew A. La Fontaine and Those Who Made It. N.p.: Parker Message, 1938. (K/978.1/-W69/L133).

Tindle, Lela J. Wilson County, Kansas: People of the South Wind. Dallas, TX: Curtis Media Corp., 1988. (K/978.1/-W69/T492).

Vandaveer, Myra. Centennial, Kansas, and Early Days in Wilson County. N.p.: n.d. (K/978.1/-W69/Mss.).

This photograph shows a water spout shooting 100 feet in the air at Norman #1, a discovery oil well in the Mid-continent oil field near Neodesha, Kansas, 1893.Williams, F.O. In the Heart of the Oil Fields: Wilson County. Fredonia, KS: Author, 1904. (K/978.1/-W69/W672).

Wilson County Centennial. Kansas Centennial: Wilson County, 1861-1961. N.p.: 1961. (K/978.1/-W69/Pam.v.1/no. 2).

Wilson County Historical Society. Our Yesteryears: Journal of the Wilson County Historical Society. Fredonia, KS: Author, 1969-70. (K/978.1/-W69/ Ou7).

Woman's Kansas Day Club. History of Wilson County Courthouse. N.p.: n.d. (K/978.1/-W69/Mss.).