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

State Seal Stolen

 
 
State Seal Stolen Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael E Sanchez, Jr., October 8, 2017
1. State Seal Stolen Marker
Inscription.  This building was the state capitol when the state seal was stolen from here and taken to Okla. City, on the night of June 11, 1910, thus moving the site of the state capitol. The first university of Oklahoma was located here in 1892. It operated as such for two years.
 
Erected by Fogarty Jr High Oklahoma History Classes 1954 -55.
 
Location. 35° 52.612′ N, 97° 25.359′ W. Marker is in Guthrie, Oklahoma, in Logan County. Marker is at the intersection of East Harrison Avenue and South Broad Street on East Harrison Avenue. This marker is 14 feet east of Broad Street on the southeast corner. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 301 East Harrison Avenue, Guthrie OK 73044, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Birthplace of the Scottish Rite of Freemasonry in Oklahoma (within shouting distance of this marker); Brooks Opera House (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Library (about 600 feet away); Carnegie Library (about 700 feet away); Rough Riders
Logan County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Michael E Sanchez, Jr., October 8, 2017
2. Logan County Courthouse
The marker can be seen in front of the flag pole.
(about 700 feet away); De Steiguer Building (about 800 feet away); Oklahoma Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gray Bros. Building (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Guthrie.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on October 4, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 2, 2019, by Michael E Sanchez, Jr. of Kansas City, Missouri. This page has been viewed 50 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 2, 2019, by Michael E Sanchez, Jr. of Kansas City, Missouri. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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