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Miscellaneous References and Mentions

While our initial data about Boswell came from various goverment sources (GNIS, US Census, FIPS), we also found mention of Boswell 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 Boswell. We hope that they will be useful to you.

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

From that list:

The Boswell post office opened in 1870.

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

A note taken from the Shipper's Guide for Boswell:
Services available in 1895: had a Post Office, a Railroad Station, a Express Office

Map from 1908 (unknown title/publisher)

SPV's Comprehensive Railroad Atlas of North America - Great Lakes West
Written by: Walker, Mike
Published by Steam Powered Video (SPV), 2005
(Available from

Shell Oil Road Map for Indiana (1956)
Published by Shell Oil Company

We found Boswell in these Censuses: 2010-1990. See our Census Page for Boswell for more information.

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

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

The official website for State of Indiana:

Footnotes ...

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


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