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CAMP HARNEY. Camp Harney, a temporary military establishment near Bellville, Zapata County (see ZAPATA, TEXAS), opened in 1851 and was named for Col. William S. Harney.


Texas Almanac, 1936.


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

"CAMP HARNEY," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 27, 2015. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.