Tulsa in Tulsa County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
— Tulsa's Historic Route 66 —
When the discovery of oil at Sue Bland No. 1 brought scores of prospectors and entrepreneurs to Red Fork, the government sought to establish order by laying
Erected 2019 by Tulsa Route 66 Commission. (Marker Number 28.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the U.S. Route 66 marker series.
Location. 36° 6.274′ N, 96° 1.335′ W. Marker is in Tulsa, Oklahoma, in Tulsa County. Marker is at the intersection of Southwest Boulevard and West 41st Street, on the right when traveling west on Southwest Boulevard. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4070 Southwest Boulevard, Tulsa OK 74107, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Oil Well in Tulsa County (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Crystal City (approx. 0.3 miles away); Route 66 Historical Village (approx. Clinton Heights (approx. half a mile away); Sapulpa Road (approx. 1.1 miles away); Tulsa's First Oil Strike (approx. 1.2 miles away); Quanah Retail Center (approx. 1.9 miles away); West Tulsa (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tulsa.
Also see . . . Wikipedia entry on Red Fork. (Submitted on November 1, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on November 1, 2019. This page originally submitted on November 1, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama. This page has been viewed 48 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 1, 2019, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.