MOUNT PLEASANT, TX (TAYLOR COUNTY)
MOUNT PLEASANT, TEXAS (Taylor County). Mount Pleasant is on Farm Road 1235 a mile northeast of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe line and fourteen miles southwest of Abilene in western Taylor County. In 1909 a school with two teachers opened there. In 1940 Mount Pleasant had a church, a school, and a number of scattered dwellings. By the 1980s the community consisted of only a few scattered dwellings.
Juanita Daniel Zachry, A History of Rural Taylor County (Burnet, Texas: Nortex, 1980).
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Mark Odintz, "MOUNT PLEASANT, TX (TAYLOR COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hvmch), accessed December 12, 2013. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.