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Borger in Hutchinson County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Quanah Parker Trail

Texas Plains Trail Region

 
 
Quanah Parker Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 15, 2016
1. Quanah Parker Trail Marker
Inscription.
Battles at Adobe Walls near here:
Comanches & Allied Tribes 1864
Quanah Parker & Allied Tribes 1874
Arrow Sculptor: Charles A. Smith

 
Location. 35° 40.338′ N, 101° 23.383′ W. Marker is in Borger, Texas, in Hutchinson County. Marker is on North Main Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 618 North Main Street, Borger TX 79007, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Borger 1929 Jail (a few steps from this marker); Grand Hotel and Grand Hardware Building (a few steps from this marker); Twentieth Century Club (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ace Borger Home (approx. mile away); East Ward Elementary School (approx. mile away); First Methodist Church of Borger (approx. 0.4 miles away); Girl Scout Little House (approx. half a mile away); Booker T. Washington School (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Borger.
 
Also see . . .  Quanah Parker Trail. The story of Quanah Parker, son of Comanche warrior Peta Nocona and White captive-turned-Comanche Cynthia Ann Parker, stretches far beyond this site in geographical scope and in historical
Quanah Parker Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 15, 2016
2. Quanah Parker Trail Marker
and cultural significance. (Submitted on March 26, 2016, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.) 
 
Categories. Native Americans
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 171 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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