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Elm Creek (Guadalupe County)

General Entry

Elm Creek rises about five miles east of New Berlin in southern Guadalupe County (at 29°30' N, 98°02' W) and runs east for five miles to its mouth on Cottonwood Creek, five miles south of Seguin (at 29°30' N, 97°58' W). It passes through rolling prairie with clay loam soils that support mesquite and grasses.

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

Anonymous, “Elm Creek (Guadalupe County),” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed April 21, 2021,

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

January 1, 1995