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(http://memory.loc.gov/cgi-bin/query/r?ammem/hlaw:@field(DOCID+@lit(cc00387))), accessed September 11, 2014. Legislative Reference Library of Texas: Eli Shelton (http://www.lrl.state.tx.us/legeLeaders/members/memberDisplay.cfm?memberID=4825&searchparams=chamber=~city=~countyID=0~RcountyID=~district=~first=~gender=~last=shelton~leaderNote=~leg=~party=~roleDesc=~Committee=), accessed September 10, 2014. A. W. Neville, The History of Lamar County, Texas (Paris, Texas: North Texas, 1937; rpt. 1986). Gifford E. White, The First Settlers of Lamar County, Texas (St. Louis: Ingmire Publications, 1982).
- Seventh Legislature (1857-1858)
- Eighth Legislature (1859-1861)
- Thirteenth Legislature (1873)
- Civil War
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.
Aragorn Storm Miller and Laurie E. Jasinski, “Shelton, Eli Jenway,” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed September 23, 2021, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/shelton-eli-jenway.
Published by the Texas State Historical Association.
- September 13, 2014