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RED PAINT CREEK. Red Paint Creek rises three miles west of Stamford in north central Jones County (at 32°56' N, 99°53' W) and runs northeast thirteen miles to its mouth on Paint Creek, four miles northeast of Stamford in south central Haskell County (33°00' N, 99°51' W). Densely dissected gullies and low hills are surfaced by shallow or absent soils and sparse plants.


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

"RED PAINT CREEK," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 29, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.