PLEASANT GROVE, TX (RUSK COUNTY)
PLEASANT GROVE, TEXAS (Rusk County). Pleasant Grove was a farming community twelve miles southwest of Henderson in western Rusk County that became the site of a shallow oilfield in 1940. Also known as Shake Rag, it had two businesses and ten people during the 1930s.
Dorman H. Winfrey, A History of Rusk County (Waco: Texian, 1961).
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Megan Biesele, "PLEASANT GROVE, TX (RUSK COUNTY)," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hvp59), accessed January 25, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.