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Morton in Cochran County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Quanah Parker Trail

Texas Plains Trail Region

 
 
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By Allen Lowrey, May 24, 2021
1. Quanah Parker Trail Marker
Inscription.  

In the blue sand hills, Quanah Parker persuaded reluctant Comanches to return to Ft. Sill in peace, 1877
Arrow Sculptor: Charles A. Smith (Marker Number 51.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Native Americans. A significant historical year for this entry is 1877.
 
Location. 33° 43.406′ N, 102° 45.643′ W. Marker is in Morton, Texas, in Cochran County. Marker is at the intersection of West Fillmore Avenue and Southwest 1st Street, on the right when traveling west on West Fillmore Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Morton TX 79346, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cochran County (approx. 0.2 miles away); Morton Memorial Cemetery (approx. 1.4 miles away); Buffalo Soldier Tragedy of 1877 (approx. 1.4 miles away); Slaughter Ranch Headquarters (approx. 2.3 miles away); Enochs Cemetery (approx. 10.2 miles away); Former Whiteface Motel (approx. 12 miles away); Maple Cemetery (approx. 12.7 miles away); La Pista de Vida Agua (approx. 13.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Morton.
 
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By Allen Lowrey, May 24, 2021
2. Quanah Parker Trail Marker
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By Allen Lowrey, May 24, 2021
3. Quanah Parker Trail Marker 51
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 28, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 27, 2021, by Allen Lowrey of Amarillo, Texas. This page has been viewed 30 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 27, 2021, by Allen Lowrey of Amarillo, Texas. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.

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