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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 (Marker Number 38.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Native Americans.
 
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. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 618 North Main Street, Borger TX 79007, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
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. ¼ mile away); East Ward Elementary School (approx. ¼ 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). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Borger.
 
Also see . . .  Quanah Parker Trail
Quanah Parker Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Kirchner, March 15, 2016
2. Quanah Parker Trail Marker
. 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 and cultural significance. (Submitted on March 26, 2016, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.) 
 
Quanah Parker Trail Marker 38 image. Click for full size.
By Allen Lowrey, August 18, 2020
3. Quanah Parker Trail Marker 38
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 23, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 26, 2016, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 328 times since then and 2 times this year. Last updated on August 23, 2020, by Allen Lowrey of Amarillo, Texas. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 26, 2016, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.   3. submitted on August 23, 2020, by Allen Lowrey of Amarillo, Texas. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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