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Kansas Post Offices, 1828-1961

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Post Office: All post offices
County: Phillips

Page 2 of 2 showing 11 records of 61 total, starting on record 51

Post Office County Established Discontinued Notes
Woodruff  Phillips  1885-12-07  1956-03-15   
Worthen  Phillips  1881-09-05  1883-09-10   
Agra  Phillips  1887-12-07  Open in 1961   
Big Bend  Phillips  1876-08-04  1895-02-28   
Bloomfield  Phillips  1884-01-21  1888-03-15   
Bow Creek  Phillips  1874-12-08  1905-08-31   
Prairieview  Phillips  1879-07-15  Open in 1961  Also spelled Prairie View.  
Sanford  Phillips  1903-03-18  1903-10-14   
Silica  Phillips  1887-08-16  1890-08-30   
Speed  Phillips  1895-03-28  1964-12-30   
Newhope  Smith  1884-08-20  1894-04-30  Established in Phillips County.  
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The Kansas Post Offices Database contains information taken from Robert W. Baughman's Kansas Post Offices, May 29, 1828-August 3, 1961, published by the Kansas Postal History Society, an affiliate of the Kansas Historical Society. It includes every known Kansas post office with its dates of operation. These dates can indicate approximately when the town was established and in some cases, when it disappeared.

The name and boundaries of some Kansas counties were still changing up to 1893. If the county where the post office was located changed, or if the town changed its name, this is noted in the "notes" field and you will need to search on the earlier or later names for additional information. If a post office was originally in Kansas Territory but became part of the new Colorado Territory on Feb. 28, 1861, the information given here ends with that date.

The information in the database is current through 3 August 1961. Post office openings, closings, and name changes since that date are currently being researched for addition to the database.

KSHS volunteers Bill and Diana Sowers, Joan Stevenson, and Louis Reed transcribed the information for this database. Melvin Bruntzel researched post-1961 changes.

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