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

Oklahoma State Centennial 1907 - 2007

 
 
Oklahoma State Centennial 1907 - 2007 Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 24, 2011
1. Oklahoma State Centennial 1907 - 2007 Marker
Inscription.

A centennial tribute to the people who shared this land at the turn-of-the-century, and who still call it home today. They faced opportunties and obstacles together and were woven together in time. The spirit that fueled the dream then, and the determination that keeps it alive today has not changed. We are a people of varied cultures hoping to create a better life and shared rewards.
 
Erected by Eastman National Bank.
 
Location. 36° 52.934′ N, 97° 3.205′ W. Marker is in Newkirk, Oklahoma, in Kay County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 77) and 7th Street, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 102 South Main Street, Newkirk OK 74647, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Newkirk Kay County Fair (here, next to this marker); Newkirk (within shouting distance of this marker); Kay County Abstract Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Fire of 1901 (within shouting distance of this marker); Cherokee Allotments (within shouting distance of this
Oklahoma State Centennial 1907 - 2007 Artwork image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 24, 2011
2. Oklahoma State Centennial 1907 - 2007 Artwork
marker); First National Bank (within shouting distance of this marker); The Cline Building (within shouting distance of this marker); African-Americans (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line). Click for a list of all markers in Newkirk.
 
Also see . . .
1. The History of Newkirk, Oklahoma. (Submitted on October 22, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Cherokee Nation Official Website. (Submitted on October 22, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Newkirk, Oklahoma. (Submitted on October 22, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Kay County, Oklahoma Official Website. (Submitted on October 22, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
5. History of Eastman National Bank. (Submitted on October 22, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Native AmericansPoliticsSettlements & Settlers
 
Oklahoma State Centennial 1907 - 2007 Marker & Artwork image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 24, 2011
3. Oklahoma State Centennial 1907 - 2007 Marker & Artwork
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 283 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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