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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[ Oklahoma]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oklahoma_Gazetteers|Oklahoma Gazetteers]]''<br>
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oklahoma]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Oklahoma_Gazetteers|Oklahoma Gazetteers]]''<br>
  
Gazetteers list geographical names such as towns, settlements, villages, districts, rivers, and mountains. They identify these locations and sometimes, give historical and biographical information concerning early residents.
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Gazetteers list geographical names such as towns, settlements, villages, districts, rivers, and mountains. They identify these locations and sometimes, give historical and biographical information concerning early residents.  
  
 
Gazetteers and local histories can help you locate places in [[Oklahoma]]. Published gazetteers include:  
 
Gazetteers and local histories can help you locate places in [[Oklahoma]]. Published gazetteers include:  
  
===Publications===
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=== Publications ===
  
 
Morris, John W. ''Ghost Towns of Oklahoma''.&nbsp; Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press, 1977. {{FHL|139791|title-id|disp=(Family History Library 976.6 H2mo)}}  
 
Morris, John W. ''Ghost Towns of Oklahoma''.&nbsp; Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press, 1977. {{FHL|139791|title-id|disp=(Family History Library 976.6 H2mo)}}  
  
Shirk, George H. ''Oklahoma Place Names''. 2nd ed. Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press,1974. {{FHL|139838|title-id|disp=(Family History Library book 976.6 E2s; film 1035624 item 8.}})
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Shirk, George H. ''Oklahoma Place Names''. 2nd ed. Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press,1974. {{FHL|139838|title-id|disp=(Family History Library book 976.6 E2s; film 1035624 item 8.}})  
  
 
=== Family History Library Collection  ===
 
=== Family History Library Collection  ===
  
Gazetteers can be found on state, county and local levels. Links to county pages appear below.
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Gazetteers can be found on state, county and local levels. Links to county pages appear below.  
  
 
Copies of records on FHL microfilm and microfiche can be ordered for viewing at [[Family History Centers|Family History Centers]]. Also find Oklahoma Gazetteer resources available at other libraries (WorldCat). Explore how to search [[Worldcat Online Catalog|WorldCat]] and the [[Family History Library Catalog|FHLC]].<br>
 
Copies of records on FHL microfilm and microfiche can be ordered for viewing at [[Family History Centers|Family History Centers]]. Also find Oklahoma Gazetteer resources available at other libraries (WorldCat). Explore how to search [[Worldcat Online Catalog|WorldCat]] and the [[Family History Library Catalog|FHLC]].<br>
  
For more information about Oklahoma places, see Oklhoma Maps.  
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For more information about Oklahoma places, see [[Oklahoma_Maps|Oklahoma Maps]].  
  
 
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<br>'''Web Sites'''  
'''Web Sites'''  
 
 
<div align="left">http://research.yale.edu/peabody/COLLECTIONS/gnis/OK.html</div>
 
<div align="left">http://research.yale.edu/peabody/COLLECTIONS/gnis/OK.html</div>
 
http://www.livgenmi.com/1895/OK/&nbsp; http://www.livgenmi.com/1895/INNA/  
 
http://www.livgenmi.com/1895/OK/&nbsp; http://www.livgenmi.com/1895/INNA/  
  
 
[[Category:Oklahoma|Gazetteers]]
 
[[Category:Oklahoma|Gazetteers]]

Revision as of 06:56, 17 April 2012

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Gazetteers list geographical names such as towns, settlements, villages, districts, rivers, and mountains. They identify these locations and sometimes, give historical and biographical information concerning early residents.

Gazetteers and local histories can help you locate places in Oklahoma. Published gazetteers include:

Publications[edit | edit source]

Morris, John W. Ghost Towns of Oklahoma.  Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press, 1977. (Family History Library 976.6 H2mo)

Shirk, George H. Oklahoma Place Names. 2nd ed. Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press,1974. (Family History Library book 976.6 E2s; film 1035624 item 8.)

Family History Library Collection[edit | edit source]

Gazetteers can be found on state, county and local levels. Links to county pages appear below.

Copies of records on FHL microfilm and microfiche can be ordered for viewing at Family History Centers. Also find Oklahoma Gazetteer resources available at other libraries (WorldCat). Explore how to search WorldCat and the FHLC.

For more information about Oklahoma places, see Oklahoma Maps.


Web Sites

http://www.livgenmi.com/1895/OK/  http://www.livgenmi.com/1895/INNA/