Edmond in Oklahoma County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
Edmond Public School 1889
First Public Schoolhouse In Oklahoma Territory
Erected 2007 by Oklahoma Historical Society & Edmond Historic Preservation Trust.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed Education. In addition, it is included in the Oklahoma Historical Society series list. A significant historical date for this entry is September 16, 1889.
Location. 35° 39.168′ N, 97° 28.732′ W. Marker is in Edmond, Oklahoma, in Oklahoma County. Marker is on East 2nd Street (U.S. 77) west of South Boulevard, on the right when traveling east. Marker is in front of the schoolhouse. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 122 US-77, Edmond OK 73034, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Central State College (within shouting distance of this marker); Statue of Liberty Replica (within shouting distance of this marker); Classen's Grove (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Stephenson Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); Shannon Miller Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); National Guard Armory (approx. 0.2 miles away); Leaping Into History (approx. ¼ mile away); Edmond Station, Indian Territory (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Edmond.
Also see . . . 1889 Territorial Schoolhouse. From Edmond Historical Society's website. Contains history and photos. (Submitted on April 16, 2021, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois.)
Credits. This page was last revised on April 16, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 16, 2021, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. This page has been viewed 138 times since then and 50 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 16, 2021, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois.