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Camp Cabell


Camp Cabell, a temporary United States military installation during the Spanish-American War, was located at Dallas and named for William Lewis Cabell, a Confederate general. The camp was occupied for a time by the Second Texas Volunteer Infantry.

Dallas Morning News, July 19, 1925.

Time Periods:

  • Late Nineteenth-Century Texas


  • Dallas/Fort Worth Region
  • Dallas

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

Anonymous, “Camp Cabell,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed September 19, 2020,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.