Bibliography of Tennessee Local History Sources > Tipton County

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Beasley, Gaylon N. True tales of Tipton: historical accounts of Tipton County, TN. Covington, Tipton County Hist. Soc., 1981. 197 pp.

Biographical directory, TN General Assembly, 1796-1969 (Tipton County, Preliminary # 45-A). Nashville, TSLA, 1974. 32 pp.

Flood insurance study: Tipton County, TN & unincorporated areas. Washington, D.C., FEMA, 1991. 11 pp.

Goodspeed's history of TN (Tipton County, pp. 808-818, 885-921). Goodspeed, 1887.

Gwinn, David A. "A historical sketch of Tipton County, TN, 1823-1876, by Col. R.H. Munford."WTHSP 45 (1991), pp. 95-115.

Johnson, Magnus B. Cotton loan program in Tipton County, TN. Knoxville, TN Ag. Exp. Sta., 1943. 42 pp. (its Rural research series monograph #149)

Lornell, Kip. "Sod Rogers: Tipton County herbalist." TN Folklore Soc. Bull. 48 (1982), pp. 61-65.

Memphis MSA, 1980-1987: an economic analysis. Nashville, TN Dept. Emp. Sec., 1988. 19 pp.

Memphis State University. Institute for Criminal Justice. Comprehensive plan 1975 for Fayette-Lauderdale-Tipton counties. Memphis, the institute, 1975. 139 pp.

Preliminary feasibility study of resource recovery opportunities for Tipton County, TN. Atlanta, GA, US EPA, region 4, 1980. 28 pp.

Soil survey of Tipton County, TN. Washington, D.C., US GPO, 1993. 102 pp.

TN Dept. Education. Tipton County school survey. Nashville, the department, 1958. 157 pp.

TN Dept. Emp. Sec. Occupational survey Tipton County. Nashville, the department, 1964. 10 pp.

TN Dept. Transportation [county maps] issued periodically.

TN Taxpayers Assn. A report with recommendations covering a survey of the finances & administrative methods of the government of Tipton County, TN. Nashville, the association, 1940. 195 pp. (its Research report # 45)

Tipton County Frazier Alumni Association presents: "The Frazier Epic, 1889- 1970": an exhibit & historical narrative of Frazier School. Covington, the association, 1986. 6 pp.

Turner, Glaldys B. Memories of Island 35: Tipton County, TN. Memphis, Castle Books, 1987. 132 pp.

US Geol. Survey [topographic maps] issued periodically. Quadrangles: Millington NW, Millington NE, Brighton, Mason, Stanton, Turnpike.

Warrington, Sarah J. A survey of the vascular plants of Tipton County, TN. MSU thesis, 1970. 85 pp.

Williams, Joseph S. Old times in west TN: reminiscences--semihistoric--of pioneer life & the early emigrant settlers in the Big Hatchie country. Memphis, W.G. Cheeney, 1873. 295 pp. (various reprints available)

Wingfield, Marshall. "Tipton County, TN." WTHSP 3 (1949), pp. 5-26.

Woods, Gayle. Kelley's Chapel: a historical survey. N.p., the author, 1988. 28 pp.

Wortham, Mildred O. Tipton County, TN: a place of memories: a people moving forward. Virginia Beach, VA, the Donning Co., 1994. 208 pp.


Welcome home Atoka! A history of our town. Tim Forbess, ed. Atoka, the editor, 1986. 92 pp.



Community information, Covington, TN. Prepared by Covington-Tipton County Chamber of Commerce & West TN Ind. Assoc. Jackson, the association,, 1987. 38 pp.

Emergency operations plan, Covington-Tipton County, TN. Nashville, TEMA, 1987. 1 vol.

Flood insurance study: city of Covington, TN, Tipton County. Washington, D.C., FEMA, 1987. 7 pp.


Devils Elbow

Moore, Joanne C. "The Devil's Elbow." WTHSP 35 (1981), pp. 5-24.



Marshall, John W. The early history of Mason. N.p., the author, 1985. 147 pp.

Marshall, John W. Mason: a glimpse into the past. Mason, the author, 1991. 75 pp.



Wade, William J. Notes on Randolph, TN. Memphis, n.p., 1949. 7 pp.