BOISE, TEXAS. Boise is on the Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad just south of Interstate Highway 40, twenty miles west of Adrian in southwestern Oldham County. It emerged as a shipping point for area ranchers and farmers, and mail was routed through Adrian. The depot was used until the 1980s, when the Rock Island discontinued its services in the Panhandle.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.H. Allen Anderson, "BOISE, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/htb16), accessed August 28, 2014. Uploaded on June 12, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.