Near Elmwood in Beaver County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
No Man's Land
No Man's Land
Colorado Kansas 37th Parallel
Called "No Man's Land" until 1890
Known Then as
Became the Panhandle of Okla. Statehood 1907
Texas State Line 36° 30" Parallel
Three counties were formed out of the Panhandle - Beaver, Texas and Cimarron.
This area has the most unique history in all the United States.
Erected by Beaver County Historical Society. Inc., and Oklahoma Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Government & Politics • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1819.
Location. 36° 30.084′ N, 100° 31.375′ W. Marker is near Elmwood, Oklahoma, in Beaver County. Marker is on State Highway 23, 8 miles south of U.S. 412, on the left when traveling south. Marker is just north of the Texas state line. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Beaver OK 73932, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 6 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Route of Jones and Plummer Trail (approx. 3.2 miles away in Texas); Booker (approx. 3.2 miles away in Texas); View Point Cemetery (approx. 3.3 miles away in Texas); Heart Cemetery (approx. 4.7 miles away in Texas); Kiowa Cemetery (approx. 7.7 miles away in Texas); Darrouzett Cemetery (approx. 10.8 miles away in Texas).
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 31, 2016, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 486 times since then and 89 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 31, 2016, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.