Near Leedey in Dewey County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
First Crossed Here 1849
Erected by Oklahoma Historical Society and State Highway Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Roads & Vehicles • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the California Trail, and the Oklahoma Historical Society series lists.
Location. 35° 53.818′ N, 99° 20.217′ W. Marker is near Leedey, Oklahoma, in Dewey County. Marker is on State Highway 34 - half a mile north of Road N2050, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Leedey OK 73654, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Also see . . .
1. The California Road. A listing of Oklahoma State Historic Markers with additional information on the California Road and Captain R.B. (Submitted on January 20, 2011.)
2. Captain Marcy and the California Trail. (Submitted on January 20, 2011.)
3. Biography of Captain R. B. Marcy. (Submitted on January 20, 2011.)
Credits. This page was last revised on February 11, 2018. It was originally submitted on January 19, 2011, by Christopher Suttle of Norman, Oklahoma. This page has been viewed 953 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on January 19, 2011, by Christopher Suttle of Norman, Oklahoma. 2. submitted on February 10, 2018, by Lost Americana of Chicago, Illinois. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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