Oakville in Lawrence County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Erected by Lawrence County Historical Commission Inc.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. A significant historical date for this entry is May 3, 1863.
Location. 34° 26.479′ N, 87° 10.734′ W. Marker is in Oakville, Alabama, in Lawrence County. Located in Oakville Indian Park at entrance. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Danville AL 35619, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Creek Indian Removal (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Oakville Indian Mound (about 300 feet away); Cherokee Indian Removal (about 300 feet away); Cherokee Council House Museum (approx. 0.2 miles away); Doublehead (approx. 0.2 miles away); Town of Oakville (approx. ¼ mile away); Historic Indians (approx. 0.3 miles away); Copena Burial Mound (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oakville.
Also see . . . Streight's Raid from Encyclopedia of Alabama. (Submitted on March 10, 2010, by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 4, 2021. It was originally submitted on March 4, 2010, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. This page has been viewed 1,832 times since then and 82 times this year. Last updated on June 12, 2015, by J. Makali Bruton of Querétaro, Mexico. Photo 1. submitted on March 4, 2010, by Sandra Hughes Tidwell of Killen, Alabama, USA. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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