Near Bison in Garfield County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
Run of '89 North Boundary
Erected by Oklahoma Historical Society and State Highway Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Oklahoma Historical Society series list.
Location. 36° 9.84′ N, 97° 53.407′ W. Marker is near Bison, Oklahoma, in Garfield County. Marker is on U.S. 81 0.4 miles north of County Road E0590, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bison OK 73720, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Buffalo Springs (approx. 3˝ miles away); Jesse Chisholm (approx. 13.1 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Land Run of 1889. Oklahoma Historical (Submitted on January 30, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
2. The Rush to Oklahoma. by William Willard Howard, Harper's Weekly 33 (May 18, 1889): 391-94. (Submitted on February 1, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on January 18, 2011. This page has been viewed 1,396 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 18, 2011. 4. submitted on January 18, 2011, by Christopher Suttle of Norman, Oklahoma. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
Editor’s want-list for this marker. A photo of the marker and the surrounding area in context. • Can you help?