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Sapulpa in Creek County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
 

Sapulpa

 
 
Sapulpa Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Jason Armstrong, April 10, 2021
1. Sapulpa Marker
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Creek Indian "Chief" Sapulpa had a ranch, blacksmith shop and store here by 1850. Serving in Confed. Army, he was discharged a Lieut., and is buried N. of his old homestead in cemetery owned by Nancy Green Chap., NSDAR, 2 blks. S. Local RR station named in his honor.
 
Erected by Oklahoma Historical Society.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native AmericansSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Oklahoma Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1850.
 
Location. 35° 59.3′ N, 96° 6.044′ W. Marker is in Sapulpa, Oklahoma, in Creek County. Marker is on East Taft Avenue (State Highway 117) east of South Division Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sapulpa OK 74066, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Earle Berryhill Building (approx. one mile away); Rock Creek Bridge (approx. 2 miles away); Glenn Pool (approx. 5.4 miles away); First Gas Processing Plant West of Mississippi River
Sapulpa Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Jason Armstrong, April 10, 2021
2. Sapulpa Marker
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(approx. 5.4 miles away); Twin Mounds Community (approx. 6.1 miles away); Twin Mounds Cemetery and Community (approx. 6.1 miles away); The Motoring Public 1926 (approx. 8.9 miles away); A New Century 1901-1926 (approx. 8.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sapulpa.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 2, 2021. It was originally submitted on August 31, 2021, by Jason Armstrong of Talihina, OKlahoma. This page has been viewed 105 times since then and 56 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 31, 2021, by Jason Armstrong of Talihina, OKlahoma. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.

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Aug. 16, 2022