High Point, Missouri
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The first settlement at High Point was made in the 1830s. A post office called High Point was established in 1852, and remained in operation until 1973. The community was so named on account of its lofty elevation.
- Louis F. Hart, seventh Lieutenant Governor, and ninth Governor, of the state of Washington.
- Jack Tising, professional baseball player.
- U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: High Point, Missouri
- "Moniteau County Place Names, 1928–1945". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on June 24, 2016. Retrieved November 10, 2016.
- "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 10 November 2016.
- Eaton, David Wolfe (1917). How Missouri Counties, Towns and Streams Were Named. The State Historical Society of Missouri. p. 333.
- National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
- "Washington Governor Louis Folwell Hart". National Governors Association. Retrieved October 10, 2012.
- "Jack Tising". BaseballReference.com. Retrieved 1 October 2013.
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