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Quitaque in Briscoe County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Quanah Parker Trail

Texas Plains Trail Region

 
 
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By Allen Lowrey, August 22, 2020
1. Quanah Parker Trail Marker
Inscription.  

Comanche guides led early explorers Pedro Vial, Jose Mares & Francisco Armangual through this area 1787-1808
Arrow sculptor: Charles A. Smith
 
Erected 2011. (Marker Number 53.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ExplorationNative Americans.
 
Location. 34° 25.282′ N, 101° 9.152′ W. Marker is in Quitaque, Texas, in Briscoe County. Marker is on State Highway 86 0.2 miles east of County Highway 22, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Quitaque TX 79255, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. William E. Schott (approx. 3.8 miles away); Lake Theo Folsom Bison Kill Site (approx. 4.7 miles away); a different marker also named Quanah Parker Trail (approx. 7.2 miles away); William Moten Vaughan (approx. 8.3 miles away); Resthaven Cemetery (approx. 8.3 miles away); Briscoe County Jail (approx. 9.3 miles away); Briscoe County (approx. 9.3 miles away); Miner Crawford (approx. 9.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Quitaque.
 
Quanah Parker Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Allen Lowrey, August 22, 2020
2. Quanah Parker Trail Marker
Quanah Parker Trail Marker 53 image. Click for full size.
By Allen Lowrey, August 22, 2020
3. Quanah Parker Trail Marker 53
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 23, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 23, 2020, by Allen Lowrey of Amarillo, Texas. This page has been viewed 45 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 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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