Members Only Area
Bookmark and Share
sidebar menu icon

TECUMSEH PEAK

TECUMSEH PEAK. Tecumseh Peak, a mile northwest of Oplin in the southwestern part of Callahan County (at 32°09' N, 99°35' W), has an elevation of 2,228 feet. The surrounding terrain is flat to rolling, surfaced by deep, fine, sandy loams that support brush and grasses. The mountain was named for a famous nineteenth-century Shawnee Indian chief of the eastern United States.

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.

Citation

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

Handbook of Texas Online, "Tecumseh Peak," accessed September 26, 2016, http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rjt08.

Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.