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MANTHA, TEXAS. Mantha was fourteen miles southwest of Pittsburg and five miles southwest of Leesburg in far southwestern Camp County. The settlement was the site of a post office from 1895 until 1901, and in 1896 it had an estimated population of ten. By 1910 it had ceased to exist as a named community.


Artemesia L. B. Spencer, The Camp County Story (Fort Worth: Branch-Smith, 1974).

Cecil Harper, Jr.


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

Cecil Harper, Jr., "MANTHA, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 26, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

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