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

Tribute to Range Riders

 
 
Tribute to Range Riders Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 23, 2011
1. Tribute to Range Riders Marker
Inscription.  
This statue was fashioned by
Constance Whitney Warren
Sculptress of Paris, France and New York,
and was presented to
The State of Oklahoma
by this distinguished American Artist
through the solicitation of
Justice Albert C. Hunt
of
the Supreme Court of Oklahoma,
and
Charles Cason
of New York.
This bronze tribute to the
Romantic Riders of the Range
was unveiled under the direction of
Governor W. J. Holloway
and
Oklahoma's Own, Will Rogers
in the presence of state officials
and other dignitaries
on May 30, 1930.

 
Erected 1930 by State of Oklahoma.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, MusicGovernment & PoliticsMan-Made FeaturesSettlements & Settlers. A significant historical month for this entry is May 1858.
 
Location. 35° 29.484′ N, 97° 30.213′ W. Marker is in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, in Oklahoma County. Marker is on NE 21st Street near
Tribute to Range Riders Statue and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 23, 2011
2. Tribute to Range Riders Statue and Marker
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Lincoln Boulevard, on the right when traveling west. Marker is on the south grounds of the Oklahoma State Capitol. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2300 North Lincoln Boulevard, Oklahoma City OK 73105, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. American Elm (a few steps from this marker); George Washington Elm Tree (a few steps from this marker); Oklahoma Timeline (a few steps from this marker); Flags Flown Over Oklahoma (within shouting distance of this marker); As Long As The Waters Flow (within shouting distance of this marker); Oklahoma City Oil Field (within shouting distance of this marker); A Past to Remember, A Future to Mold (within shouting distance of this marker); Oklahoma State Seal (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oklahoma City.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 24, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 1, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 456 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 1, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

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