McDowell, Missouri

McDowell is an unincorporated community in Barry County, in the U.S. state of Missouri.[1]

HistoryEdit

A post office called McDowell was established in 1858, and remained in operation until 1925.[2] The community's name honors the local McDowell family.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: McDowell, Missouri
  2. ^ "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 30 August 2016. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ "Barry County Place Names, 1928-1945 (archived)". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on 24 June 2016. Retrieved 30 August 2016. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) CS1 maint: bot: original URL status unknown (link)

Coordinates: 36°49′27″N 93°47′36″W / 36.82417°N 93.79333°W / 36.82417; -93.79333