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Welcome to Argo ...
So far, we found very little information about Argo. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Argo to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Argo, please Contact Us.
The location of Argo has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Argo, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was on a map dated 1895.
While the community is gone, the present day location for Argo is 1,380 feet [421 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: The area where Argo was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
If Argo still existed, it would have been in the (402) & (531)<5> area codes.
Communities Also Named Argo ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 21 communities that are also named Argo - they are located in Alabama (2), Colorado, Delaware, Georgia (2), Illinois (2), Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nevada, North Carolina, South Dakota, Texas (2), Washington and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Argo.
Communities near Argo ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Argo.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Argo. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Argo.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Argo. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Argo.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Argo. See our Newspapers Page for Argo.
Adding Argo to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Argo in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Argo was on a map titled Map of Nebraska (from Rand McNally, 1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Argo.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified/updated: 28 Nov 2023