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Yukon in Canadian County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
 

Yukon Czech Hall

(Bohemian Hall)

 
 
Yukon Czech Hall Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Mr. M. Blakelylaw, May 26, 2012
1. Yukon Czech Hall Marker
Inscription. Established in 1899 by early Czech settlers who were members of Sokol Karel Havliček Lodge and Western Fraternal Life Association Lodge Jan Žižka No. 67. Original structure replaced in 1925. Focal point of Czech, social and musical functions in Oklahoma. Traditional wedding, reunion and family gathering place. Czech plays performed until 1940. Czech dances held Saturday nights since 1925. A National and State Historic Site.
 
Location. 35° 28.12′ N, 97° 44.564′ W. Marker is in Yukon, Oklahoma, in Canadian County. Marker is at the intersection of North Czech Hall Road and Silver Maple Drive, on the right when traveling south on North Czech Hall Road. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 205 North Czech Hall Road, Yukon OK 73099, United States of America.
 
Regarding Yukon Czech Hall. Dances open to the public are still held every Saturday night at the hall. In late spring, the Yukon Czech Festival is centered on the Hall.

The Czech Hall was added to the National Register in 1980 (#80003258).
 
Also see . . .  Yukon Czech Hall Homepage. (Submitted on June 29, 2012, by M. Blakelylaw of Southeast, Oklahoma.)
 
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Yukon Czech Hall Photo, Click for full size
By Mr. M. Blakelylaw, May 26, 2012
2. Yukon Czech Hall
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by M. Blakelylaw of Southeast, Oklahoma. This page has been viewed 700 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by M. Blakelylaw of Southeast, Oklahoma. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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