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Mitchellville is an unincorporated community in Harrison County, in the U.S. state of Missouri.

History

An early variant name was "Woodbine". A post office called Woodbine was established in 1857, the name was changed to Mitchellville in 1865, and the post office closed in 1888. The present name is after James Mitchell, a pioneer citizen.

Coordinates: 40°12′43″N 94°04′18″W / 40.21194°N 94.07167°W / 40.21194; -94.07167


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