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LITTLE ARKANSAS CREEK

LITTLE ARKANSAS CREEK. Little Arkansas Creek rises near the north bluff of Palo Duro Canyon in western Armstrong County (at 34°56' N, 101°28' W) and runs south for three miles into Dry Creek (at 34°53' N, 101°28' W). It was part of the JA Ranch properties. The area is characterized by moderately sloping terrain, shallow loamy soils, and vegetation consisting primarily of mesquite and grasses.

BIBLIOGRAPHY: 

Harley True Burton, A History of the JA Ranch (Austin: Von Boeckmann-Jones, 1928; rpt., New York: Argonaut, 1966).

Citation

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

"LITTLE ARKANSAS CREEK," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rbl56), accessed December 19, 2014. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.