Polk County, MO

POLK COUNTY, situated in the southwesterly part of Missouri. Area, 760 square miles. Seat of justice, Bolivar. Pop. in 1840, 8,449; in 1850, 6,186. (Fanning's, 1853)
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    Bolivar, MO City or Town
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