Okmulgee in Okmulgee County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
Grave 1.9 miles N.W.
Erected 1966 by Oklahoma Historical Society & State Highway Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Government & Politics • Native Americans • War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Oklahoma Historical Society series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1819.
Location. 35° 37.384′ N, 95° 58.338′ W. Marker is in Okmulgee, Oklahoma, in Okmulgee County. Marker is on West 6th Street (State Highway 56), on the left when traveling west. The marker is on the grounds of the Old Creek Council House. 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 13 miles of this marker, measured Creek Capitol (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 September 24, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 28, 2014, by Michael Manning of Woodlawn, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 483 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 28, 2014, by Michael Manning of Woodlawn, Tennessee. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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