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Smith County History Bibliography

Image of Kansas map with Smith County highlighted.Allen, Erroll V. Incidents of Homestead Days in North Central Kansas. N.p.: n.d. (K/978.1/-Sm5/Pam.v.1/no. 8).

Beardslee, Etta. Lebanon's Golden Jubilee, 1887-1937: Fifty Years of Living in a Little Kansas Town. Lebanon, KS: Lebanon Times, 1937. (K/978.1/-Sm5/Pam. v.1/no. 6).

Burr, George L., Sr. "Early Day Recollections of Smith County Pioneers." Athol-Gaylord-Cedar Review. May 17, 1933. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: A 1522).

Businessmen of Gaylord. City of Gaylord: A Glimpse into the Past, 1886-1936. Smith Center, KS: Pioneer Printers, 1936. (K/978.1/-Sm5/Pam.v.1/no. 5).

Cowan, Bess. Kansas, 1871. N.p.: n.d. (K/978.1/-Sm5/Pam.v.1/no. 10).

Cowan, C.A. "Early Day Recollections of Smith County Pioneers." Athol-Gaylord-Cedar Review. Mar. 8 and 22, and Apr. 26, 1933. [4 pp.]. (Microfilm reel: A 1522).

"Early Day Recollections of Smith County Pioneers." Athol-Gaylord-Cedar Review. Apr. 12, 1933. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: A 1522).

Fletcher, Vera E.C. "A History of Smith County, Kansas, to 1960." Master's thesis, Kansas State University, 1956. (K/978.1/-Sm5/P716).

Gaylord Centennial Committee. The Gaylord Centennial: Gaylord, Kansas, 1886-1986. N.p.: 1986. (K/978.1/-Sm5/Pam.v.1/no. 19).

Gaylord Commercial Club. The First 100 Years of the North Solomon Valley, 1870-1970: A Brief History Encompassing the Gaylord, Harlan and Cedar Communities. Gaylord, KS: Author, 1970. (K/978.1/-Sm5/ Pam.v.1/no. 11).

"Glad Gathering of Old Settlers." [Smith Center] Smith County Pioneer. Sept. 28, 1933. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: S 1578).

Gregg, Mrs. M.A. "Early Day Recollections of Smith County Pioneers." Athol-Gaylord-Cedar Review. May 10, 1933. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: A 1522).

Henry, H.F. "End of Last Bison in Smith County." [Smith Center] Smith County Pioneer. Nov. 30, 1933. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: S 1578).

Kansas State Historical Society. Smith County Clippings, 1876-1999. (3 vols.). Topeka, KS: KSHS, n.d. (K/978.1/-Sm5/Clipp./v.1-3).

Lebanon Centennial History Book Committee. A Century at the Center, 1887-1987. (2 vols.). N.p.: Author, 1987. (K/978.1/-Sm5/L49).

McDonald, Joshua S. "Early Day Recollections of Smith County Pioneers." Athol-Gaylord-Cedar Review. Apr. 5, 1933. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: A 1522).

Nelson, Margaret A. Home on the Range. Boston, MA: Chapman and Grimes Publishers, 1947. (K/978.1/-Sm5/N335).

Schwarz, Conrad H.A. Charles Gottfried Schwarz and the Dutch Wind Mill of Reamsville. N.p.: Historical Society of Smith County, 1962. (K/978.1/ -Sm5/Pam.v.1/no. 13).

"Seventy-Fifth Year Anniversary Edition," Smith County Pioneer. Sept. 26, 1946. [5 pp.]. (Microfilm reel: S 1584).

"Sixtieth Anniversary Edition," [Smith Center] Smith County Pioneer. Sept. 8, 1932. [4 pp.]. (Microfilm reel: S 1578).

Smith, Betty J. Among Our Souvenirs: Athol, Kansas. Smith Center, KS: Vander Giesen Printing, 1988. (K/978.1/-Sm5/Pam.v.1/no. 18).

A studio portrait of the members of the Smith Center Ladies' Band of Smith Center, Kansas, between 1880 and 1900.Smith Center Centennial Committee. The History of Smith Centre, Kansas, 1871-1971. N.p.: Author, 1971. (K/978.1/-Sm5/Pam.v.1/no. 12).

Smith Center Chamber of Commerce. Heart of Uncle Sam, Smith Center, Kansas. Smith Center, KS: Author, 1946. (K/978.1/-Sm5/Pam.v.1/no. 9).

Smith Center, Smith County, Kansas. N.p.: n.d. (K/978.1/-Sm5/ Pam.v.1/no. 3).

Smith County Historical Society. Smith County History. (5 vols.). N.p.: 1959-1963. (K/978.1/-Sm5/Sm5).

Smith County Old Settlers Homecoming Association. Souvenir: Smith County Old Settlers Homecoming, 1912. N.p.: 1912. (K/978.1/-Sm5/ Pam.v.1/no. 4).

"Smith County Organized 85 Years Ago, Feb. 1, 1872, by Gov. James M. Harvey." [Smith Center] Smith County Pioneer. Jan. 31, 1957. [2 pp.]. (Microfilm reel: S 1594).

"Smith County: The Towns of Gaylord, Cedarville and Smith Center, the County Seat." Gaylord Herald. Apr. 3, 1884. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: G 916).

"Smith County, Then and Now. Gaylord: Past, Present and Future." Gaylord Herald. Jan. 21, 1886. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: G 916).

"A Smith County Town." Gaylord Herald. Oct. 11, 1883. [1 p.]. (Microfilm reel: G 916).

Swank, Doris M. "My Home Town:" Cedarville, Kansas. Cedar, KS: Valentine Enterprises, 1977. (K/978.1/-Sm5/Pam.v.1/no. 15).

Tallman, Maude. Our Home on the Prairie: True Stories. Smith Center, KS: Smith County Pioneer, 1976. (K/978.1/-Sm5/Pam.v.1/no. 14).

"Town in the Middle/Take Five." Saturday Evening Post. Sept. 1956. [12 pp.]. (K/978.1/-Sm5/Pam.v.1/no. 2).

Walker, Charley E. "Early Day Recollections of Smith County Pioneers." Athol-Gaylord-Cedar Review. Mar. 1, 15 and 29, and Apr. 19, and May 24, 1933. [5 pp.]. (Microfilm reel: A 1522).

Weyland, J.W. 150,000 Acres of Unimproved and Unoccupied Land in Smith County, Kansas. N.p.: 1888. (K/978.1/-Sm5/Pam.v.1/no. 1).

Womer, 1885-1985: 100 Years of History. Smith Center, KS: Smith County Pioneer, 1985. (K/978.1/-Sm5/Pam.v.4/no. 1).