ALLENTOWN, TEXAS. Allentown is on Farm Road 843 eight miles north of Lufkin in northwestern Angelina County. In the 1930s the settlement had a store, a church, and a number of houses. After World War II many residents left the area, but in the early 1990s the church and a store still remained.
The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this article.Christopher Long, "ALLENTOWN, TX," Handbook of Texas Online (http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/hrajd), accessed November 25, 2015. Uploaded on June 9, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.
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