KICKAPOO CREEK (ARCHER COUNTY)
KICKAPOO CREEK (Archer County). Kickapoo Creek rises a mile west of Megargel in southwestern Archer County (at 33°28' N, 98°58' W) and runs northeast for fifteen miles to its mouth on Lake Kickapoo (at 33°39' N, 98°48' W). Kickapoo Creek emptied into the North Fork of the Little Wichita River until the mid-1940s, when the lake was built. The creek is intermittent in its upper reaches. It traverses gently rolling terrain, surfaced by clay and sandy loams that support scrub brush, mesquite, cacti, and grasses. For most of the county's history, the Kickapoo Creek area has been used as crop and range land.
Image Use Disclaimer
All copyrighted materials included within the Handbook of Texas Online are in accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107 related to Copyright and “Fair Use” for Non-Profit educational institutions, which permits the Texas State Historical Association (TSHA), to utilize copyrighted materials to further scholarship, education, and inform the public. The TSHA makes every effort to conform to the principles of fair use and to comply with copyright law.
For more information go to: http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/17/107.shtml
If you wish to use copyrighted material from this site for purposes of your own that go beyond fair use, you must obtain permission from the copyright owner.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Handbook of Texas Online, "Kickapoo Creek (Archer County)," accessed October 01, 2016, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rbk14.
Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.