Canadian in Hemphill County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Quanah Parker Trail
Texas Plains Trail Region
Peta Nocona died of old war wound while picking wild plums on Canadian River; buried in Antelope Hills, c. 1863
Arrow Sculptor: Charles A. Smith
Erected 2011. (Marker Number 47.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Native Americans. A significant historical year for this entry is 1863.
Location. 35° 55.399′ N, 100° 22.604′ W. Marker is in Canadian, Texas, in Hemphill County. Marker is on US 60, on the left when traveling north. The marker is at a roadside park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Canadian TX 79014, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hemphill County (a few steps from this marker); Canadian River Trails (a few steps from this marker); Robert R. Young (a few steps from this marker); Edith Ford Memorial Cemetery (approx. 0.7 miles away); Tom T. McGee (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Former Canadian Hospital (approx. ¾ mile away); First National Bank of Canadian (approx. ¾ mile away); Moody Hotel (approx. ¾ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Canadian.
Credits. This page was last revised on July 26, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 26, 2020, by Allen Lowrey of Amarillo, Texas. This page has been viewed 130 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 26, 2020, by Allen Lowrey of Amarillo, Texas. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.