“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Park Hill in Cherokee County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)

Park Hill Press

Park Hill Press Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Manning, April 20, 2011
1. Park Hill Press Marker
Inscription. Established July, 1837, Rev. S.A. Worcester, Supt. Over 25 million pages were printed in Indian languages and in English by 1861. Printers and translators were John F. Wheeler, John W. Candy, Edwin Archer, Stephen Foreman. Near site are graves of Rev. and Mrs. (Ann Orr) Worcester, and the noted Cherokee, Elias Boudinot.
Erected 1995 by Oklahoma Historical Society. (Marker Number 66.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Oklahoma Historical Society marker series.
Location. 35° 51.798′ N, 94° 58.574′ W. Marker is in Park Hill, Oklahoma, in Cherokee County. Marker is on South Muskogee Avenue (U.S. 62) 0.1 miles north of Crestwood Drive, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is located in a pulloff on the east side of Oklahoma 10 south of Tahlequah. Marker is in this post office area: Tahlequah OK 74464, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Riley's Chapel (here, next to this marker); Park Hill (a few steps from this marker); Trail of Tears (approx. 1.2 miles away); Manard (approx. 8.4 miles away).
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesCommunicationsNative AmericansSettlements & Settlers
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Michael Manning of Woodlawn, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 388 times since then and 82 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by Michael Manning of Woodlawn, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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