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EDSON, TEXAS. Edson was a farming community on the south bank of the Leon River, five miles north of Hamilton in northern Hamilton County. It recevied mail from Hamilton. In the late 1980s the community was no longer shown on maps.

Claudia Hazlewood


The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.

Claudia Hazlewood, "EDSON, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 28, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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