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

Oklahoma Timeline

Centennial Memorial Plaza of the Oklahomans

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., October 23, 2011
1. Oklahoma Timeline Marker
Inscription.

18,000BC Native Americans Occupy Present-Day Oklahoma

1200 AD Mississippian Culture Peaks At Spiro Mounds

1541 Coronado First Europeans To Explore Oklahoma

1750s Osages Push Wichitas & Caddos To Red River

1803 Louisiana Purchase Includes Most Of Oklahoma

1817-1842 Eastern Tribes Removed Over “Trail of Tears”

1821 Santa Fe Trail & Texas Road Cross Oklahoma

1824 Ft. Gibson First Fort Established In Oklahoma

1865-1885 Chisholm Trail & Cattle Trails Cross Oklahoma

1869 Fort Sill Is Established On Medicine Creek

1870 Coal Mining Started Near City of McAlester

1870 MK&T Rail Service Begins In Indian Territory

1921 Broadcasts Of First Radio Stations Go On Air

1926-1937 Route 66 Built Under National Highway System

1928 First NY To LA Air Service Transfer At Waynoka

1934 CCC Builds Parks And Reclaims Land Across OK

1942 Tinker Air Field Established At Midwest City

1943 The Play “Oklahoma” First Opens On Broadway

1949 First Turnpike “Turner Turnpike” Started

1959 Oklahoma Voters Repeal Alcohol Prohibition

1995 Bombing Of The Alfred P. Murrah Fed Bldg OKC

2002 Capitol Dome
Oklahoma Timeline Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 23, 2011
2. Oklahoma Timeline Marker
& Plaza Of Oklahomans Dedicated
 
Erected 2003 by State of Oklahoma.
 
Location. 35° 29.486′ N, 97° 30.199′ W. Marker is in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, in Oklahoma County. Marker is at the intersection of NE 21st Street and Lincoln Boulevard, on the right when traveling west on NE 21st Street. Click for map. Marker rosettes are on the south grounds of the Oklahoma State Capitol. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2300 North Lincoln Boulevard, Oklahoma City OK 73105, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Flags Flown Over Oklahoma (a few steps from this marker); Tribute to Range Riders (a few steps from this marker); As Long As The Waters Flow (a few steps from this marker); George Washington Elm Tree (within shouting distance of this marker); American Elm (within shouting distance of this marker); Oklahoma State Seal (within shouting distance of this marker); Oklahoma City Oil Field (within shouting distance of this marker); Central High School (approx. 1.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Oklahoma City.
 
Also see . . .  Centennial Memorial Plaza Groundbreaking (2002). (Submitted on October 10, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Oklahoma Timeline Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 23, 2011
3. Oklahoma Timeline Marker
Oklahoma Timeline Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 23, 2011
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By William Fischer, Jr., October 23, 2011
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By William Fischer, Jr., October 23, 2011
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By William Fischer, Jr., October 23, 2011
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By William Fischer, Jr., October 23, 2011
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By William Fischer, Jr., October 23, 2011
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By William Fischer, Jr., October 23, 2011
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20. Oklahoma Timeline Marker
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By William Fischer, Jr., October 23, 2011
21. Oklahoma Timeline Marker
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By William Fischer, Jr., October 23, 2011
22. Oklahoma Timeline Marker
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By William Fischer, Jr., October 23, 2011
23. Oklahoma State Capitol
South facade
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 331 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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