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Miscellaneous References and Mentions

While our initial data about Pecan came from various goverment sources (GNIS, FIPS), we also found mention of Pecan in various books, maps and other sources. When we find a mention, a fact or snippet, we add that information to our Gazetter.

We've created the following list to keep track of the sources that proved useful in adding to our knowledge about Pecan. We hope that they will be useful to you.

Pecan is contained in a comprehensive list of Post Offices that was created by Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<1>

From that list:

The Pecan post office opened in 1889 and had closed by 1906.

Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895)
Published by Rand McNally & Co.

A note taken from the Shipper's Guide for Pecan:
Services available in 1895: had a Post Office, no Railroad mentioned

Map from 1899 (unknown title/publisher)

Rand McNally Map of Georgia (1911)
Published by Rand McNally & Co.

Both the GNIS and FIPS databases contain entries for Pecan. See our Misc Page for Pecan for more information.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Pecan. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>A copy of their list with background information can be found at:

      https://cblevins.github.io/us-post-offices/data-biography/









 

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