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Miscellaneous References and Mentions

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

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

From that list:

The Brookfield post office opened in 1860.

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

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

List of Post Offices in the United States (1870)
Published by the Government Printing Office

Map from 1904 (unknown title/publisher)

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

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

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

Railroad Mentions of Brookfield:

Brookfield was mentioned in the following schedules:

Burlington Northern Railroad Time Tables (April 1970)

Trailways Santa Fe Bus Time Table (July 1945)

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

The official website for State of Missouri:

Footnotes ...

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


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