Fanning's Illustrated Gazetteer of the United States.... (New York: Phelps, Fanning & Co., 1853), 68.
CARROLL COUNTY, situated on the easterly boundary of New Hampshire, with Squam and Winnipisiogee lakes on the west and southwest. Area, 550 square miles. Face of the country generally mountainous and hilly; soil varied, much of which is highly fertile. Seat of justice, Ossipee. Pop. in 1850, 20,157.