Atchison County Missouri Historical Society

collecting and preserving history and artifacts of Atchison County

Cleaning house? Please contact us before you throw away those old clippings, school memorabilia, veteran's records, newspapers, personal articles, old furniture, letters, pictures etc etc etc.
"What was your first tractor"?
Harry Combs is wanting to compile a book
on this subject. He'd like stories, pictures and memories about that first special
tractor you owned.
New County History ?
Do you have have pictures to share of people, architecture [gingerbread houses, St Anne houses, barns, other buildings] schools, towns, veterans, floods, bridges, postcard pictures, churches .....?
Books for Sale
What are your family stories? family recipes? family medicines?
Letters - "Dear Folks,"
from Thomas Corcoran - leaving Irish Grove and going to the California gold-rush in 1848
Harry Combs, 612 Angell Street, Fairfax, Mo 64446: 660.686.2767
Delores Harrington, 1006 N Sycamore, Tarkio, Missouri  64491: 660.736.4680
Member contact:
Kim, A. Evans, Tarkio

Kim A. Evans has published an interesting book of photos of Atchison County - Atchison County, Images of America. The book is available from Kim or from

Love to look at old pictures!