Fanning's Illustrated Gazetteer of the United States.... (New York: Phelps, Fanning & Co., 1853), 78.
CHICOT COUNTY, situated at the southeast corner of Arkansas, on the westerly side of Mississippi river. Area, 1,800 square miles. Seat of justice, Columbia. Pop. in 1830, 1,165; in 1840, 3,806; in 1850, 5,115.