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Tulsa in Tulsa County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
 

The University of Tulsa.

 
 
The University of Tulsa. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin Hoch, August 31, 2016
1. The University of Tulsa. Marker
Inscription.  Two blocks north is the University of Tulsa. The institution was founded as Henry Kendall College at Muskogee, Indian Territory, in 1894, under the sponsorship of the Board of Missions of the Presbyterian Church. In 1907 the college was moved to Tulsa, and in 1920 the name was changed to the University of Tulsa.

Erected as a public service by Dr. T.A. Penney, Mayor.

Remove not the ancient landmark which thy fathers have set. Proverbs. 22-28
(Marker Number A 20.)
 
Location. 36° 8.876′ N, 95° 56.757′ W. Marker is in Tulsa, Oklahoma, in Tulsa County. Marker is on East 11th St (U.S. 66), on the right when traveling west. Located just to the east of the main drive into the University of Tulsa. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Tulsa OK 74104, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bama Pie Company (approx. mile away); Casa Loma Hotel (Campbell Hotel) (approx. 0.3 miles away); Wolf Robe Hunt's Indian Trading Post (approx. 0.4 miles away); Replica of the Statue of Liberty (approx.
The University of Tulsa. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin Hoch, August 31, 2016
2. The University of Tulsa. Marker
Look at the University of Tulsa from 11th St.
0.8 miles away); Admiral Place (approx. 0.9 miles away); Dry Cleaners (approx. 1.1 miles away); Tulsa Monument Company (approx. 1.1 miles away); International Petroleum Exposition (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tulsa.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on November 8, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 4, 2016, by Kevin Hoch of Tulsa, Oklahoma. This page has been viewed 159 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 4, 2016, by Kevin Hoch of Tulsa, Oklahoma. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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