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Miscellaneous References and Mentions

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

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

From that list:

The Collins post office opened in 1899.

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

SPV's Comprehensive Railroad Atlas of North America - Southern States
Written by: Walker, Mike
Published by Steam Powered Video (SPV), 2001
(Available from

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

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

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

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The official website for State of Mississippi:

Footnotes ...

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


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