Oklahoma City in Oklahoma County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
As Long As The Waters Flow
Native Americans to Oklahoma
State Capitol Rotunda Sunday, June 4, 1989
Master of Ceremonies
State Senator Enoch Kelly Haney, Seminole Creek
Allan Houser (Haozous),
[List of Participants]
Unveiling Ceremony - Flag Plaza
Traditional Cedar Smoke Blessing
George 'Woogee' Watchetaker,
Comanche Medicine Man
The ceremony was attended by more than one thousand guests, including Oklahoma Tribal leaders, who participated in an Allan Houser Honor Dance on the Flag Plaza
Red Earth Festival Drum - Mandaree Singers,
New Town, N. Dakota
Allan Houser (Haozous), Chircahua Apache
Born near Apache, Oklahoma, June 30, 1914
Son of Sam and Blossom Haozous
Commissioned for the State Capitol
State of Oklahoma
State Arts Council of Oklahoma
Dedicated June 4, 1989
Erected 1989 by Robert S. and Grayce B. Kerr Foundation,
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Arts, Letters, Music • Man-Made Features • Native Americans • Peace. In addition, it is included in the The Colonial Dames of America, National Society of series list. A significant historical date for this entry is June 4, 1989.
Location. 35° 29.484′ N, 97° 30.185′ W. Marker is in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, in Oklahoma County. Marker is on NE 21st Street west of Lincoln Boulevard, on the right when traveling west. Statue 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. A Past to Remember, A Future to Mold (a few steps from this marker); Oklahoma State Seal (a few steps from this marker); Oklahoma Timeline (a few steps from this marker); Flags Flown Over Oklahoma (within shouting distance of this marker); Tribute to Range Riders (within shouting distance of this marker); Oklahoma City Oil Field (within shouting distance of this marker); American Elm (within shouting distance of this marker); George Washington Elm Tree (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 13, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 664 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 13, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.