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VIOLET CREEK. Violet Creek rises three miles northeast of Nelson City in central Kendall County (at 29°55' N, 98°46' W) and runs northeast for four miles to its mouth on the Guadalupe River, five miles east of Waring (at 29°57' N, 98°44' W). It crosses flat to rolling terrain surfaced by clay and sandy loams that support hardwoods and grasses.


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

"VIOLET CREEK," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 26, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.