Mount Sterling, Missouri
A part of the Louisiana Purchase, Mount Sterling was first settled by American pioneers in the 1820s. In 1828, the Gasconade County seat was moved from Bartonville to Mount Sterling due to flooding problems from the Gasconade River in the low-lying town.
- Gasconade County, Missouri Archived 2007-08-19 at the Wayback Machine
- "Post Offices". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 2 October 2016.
- "Gasconade County Place Names, 1928–1945 (archived)". The State Historical Society of Missouri. Archived from the original on 18 April 2016. Retrieved 2 October 2016.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)
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