History of De Soto

The History of De Soto has been a fascinating one.  The Friends of De Soto are working on creating an updated book that showcases some of the changes that De Soto has gone through in it’s 150 years.

If you have any newspaper clippings, photographs, or anything else that can show the history of De Soto please contact Marcia at City Hall.

Come back to this page to see the information as it is completed.  Feel free to check out the Centennial History Book that was published 50 years ago. 

Here are some historical newspaper clippings that provide a look into De Soto’s history from long ago.