WHITE OAK CREEK (RED RIVER COUNTY)
WHITE OAK CREEK (Red River County). White Oak Creek rises four miles west of Avery in eastern Red River County (at 33°34' N, 94°51' W) and runs southwest for eight miles to its mouth on Kickapoo Creek, 3½ miles northwest of Boxelder (at 33°29' N, 94°56' W). The soils in the area are frequently flooded clayey and loamy bottomlands. The area around the creek is for the most part heavily wooded, with post and blackjack oaks predominating.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article."WHITE OAK CREEK (RED RIVER COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rbw82), accessed November 28, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.
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