Okmulgee in Okmulgee County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
Erected 1949 by Oklahoma Historical Society & State Highway Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Oklahoma Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1878.
Location. 35° 37.385′ N, 95° 58.336′ W. Marker is in Okmulgee, Oklahoma, in Okmulgee County. Marker is at the intersection of West 6th Street (State Highway 56) and South Morton Avenue, on the right when traveling east on West 6th Street. Marker is located in front of the Old Creek Capitol building. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 West 6th Street, Okmulgee OK 74447, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within Samuel Checote (here, next to this marker); Forced to Capitulate by Command or Shot out of the Sky: (approx. 1.8 miles away); Ernest Childers (approx. 1.8 miles away); Henryetta War Memorial (approx. 12.7 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 27, 2014, by Michael Manning of Woodlawn, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 392 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 27, 2014, by Michael Manning of Woodlawn, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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