Near Claremore in Rogers County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
Erected by Oklahoma Historical Society. (Marker Number 169-1995.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Oklahoma Historical Society marker series.
Location. 36° 22.919′ N, 95° 37.972′ W. Marker is near Claremore, Oklahoma, in Rogers County. Marker is on State Highway 88 0 miles north of East Canyon Oaks Road, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. From US66 in Claremore, Ok. West on Will Rogers Blvd./Hwy 88 for 5.4 miles. Marker is in this post office area: Claremore OK 74017, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Howdy Folks (approx. 4.2 miles away); Will Rogers Memorial (approx. 4.2 miles away); Will Rogers (approx. 4.2 miles away); Oklahoma Military Academy War Memorial (approx. 4.3 miles away); Oklahoma Military Academy Killed in Action Memorial (approx. 4.3 miles away); George Washington (approx. 4.3 miles away); a different marker also named Will Rogers (approx. 4.8 miles away); US Army M-41 "Walker Bulldog" Light Tank (approx. 4.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Claremore.
More about this marker. Unfortunately, the view of what I believe to be the mound is mostly obscured by residential structures West of the marker.
Also see . . . Battle of Claremore Mound - Wikipedia. (Submitted on March 20, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. • Native Americans •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Eric Hanson of Verdigris, Oklahoma. This page has been viewed 1,300 times since then and 250 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Eric Hanson of Verdigris, Oklahoma. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.