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TECUMSEH PEAK. Tecumseh Peak, a mile northwest of Oplin in the southwestern part of Callahan County (at 32°09' N, 99°35' W), has an elevation of 2,228 feet. The surrounding terrain is flat to rolling, surfaced by deep, fine, sandy loams that support brush and grasses. The mountain was named for a famous nineteenth-century Shawnee Indian chief of the eastern United States.


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

"TECUMSEH PEAK," Handbook of Texas Online (, accessed November 29, 2015. Uploaded on June 15, 2010. Published by the Texas State Historical Association.