ATKINSON ISLAND. Atkinson Island is a long, narrow island in extreme northwest Galveston Bay, southwestern Chambers County (at 29°40' N, 94°58' W). The island, south of Hog Island, runs north and south and is about three miles long and less than a half mile wide.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article."ATKINSON ISLAND," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rra04), accessed May 26, 2013. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.