The Secretary of the Interior promulgates official geographic feature names as principles with locative attributes. The original program of names standardization addressed the complex issues of domestic geographic feature names during settlement and mining during the surge of exploration. President Benjamin Harrison signed an Executive Order, the Board. Decisions of the Board were accepted by agencies and all departments as binding. Numerous nations established relevant policies to toponomy. Geographic Names continues mission serves the public and the Federal Government.
Geographic feature names policies applying to the United States. General Craig was active in the establishment of the railroad. The same year was rejected in DeKalb in Daviess County. Holt was made a separate county in 1841, was named in a member of the State Legislature in honor of Dr. David Rice Holt. Settlements were made in Caldwell County along Mill Creek. Holt County was called after a mill, was organized in 1841. Hutson's Creek became known for the mill as Mill Creek. The Nodaway River crosses only three counties of northwest Missouri, townships in five counties. Theodore Higley gave the locality, the name of that party. Tennessee came from Virginia and Kentucky from Tennessee. Each new series of data incorporates the latest administrative record data, methodology and geographic boundaries.