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Miscellaneous References and Mentions

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

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

From that list:

The Morgan City post office opened in 1876.

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

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

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

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

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

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

Railroad Mentions of Morgan City:

Morgan City was mentioned in the following schedules:

Southern Pacific Railroad Time Tables (August 1903)

Southern Pacific Railroad Time Tables (July 1929)

The official website for Morgan City:

The official website for State of Louisiana:

Footnotes ...

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


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