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  • Place names of six southeast counties of Missouri 

    Hamlett, Mayme Lucille, 1906-2000 (University of Missouri--Columbia, 1938)
    Counties: Pemiscot, Dunklin, New Madrid, Scott, Mississippi, and Stoddard
  • Place names of St. Louis and Jefferson County 

    Welty, Ruth (University of Missouri--Columbia, 1939)
    "Strangely fascinating are place-name, not only by their euphony, but by their romantic associations." So attractive is the study of place-name that it develops in the student a curiosity concerning the origin of all names. ...
  • The spirit of home in the literature of the Lower South 

    Fagan, Joe Poley (University of Missouri--Columbia, 1917)
    Text from page 3: In 1867 Harte began writing stories of the West that were focused upon locality, employing in them a technique similar to that of Poe. He has been heralded as the first contributor to the literature of ...