ALLIGATOR POINT. Alligator Point, a narrow promontory at the western end of the small island formed by the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway across from Galveston Island (at 29°10' N, 95°07' W), is eighteen miles southeast of Angleton in extreme east central Brazoria County. The point consists of grass-covered sand dunes.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article."ALLIGATOR POINT," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/rra06), accessed May 19, 2013. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.