Tipton, Mitchell County

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Title

Tipton, Mitchell County

Subject

Tipton, Kansas: The Town that Refused to Fade Away

Description

William A. Pitt and fellow settlers from Trier, Germany, first settled near Carr Creek, but flooding encouraged them to relocate to the top of a nearby hill. They called their settlement Pittsburg and, later, Tipton.

Creator

Austin Bechard

Publisher

Chapman Center for Rural Studies

Date

December 12, 2012

Contributor

Kansas State University

Rights

Chapman Center for Rural Studies

Format

PDF

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Citation

Austin Bechard, “Tipton, Mitchell County,” Lost Kansas Communities, accessed October 24, 2017, http://lostkscommunities.omeka.net/items/show/164.