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Near Lawton in Comanche County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
 

Chief Stumbling Bear Pass

 
 
Chief Stumbling Bear Pass Marker image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, September 30, 2017
1. Chief Stumbling Bear Pass Marker
Inscription. Kiowa Chief Stumbling Bear who signed the Medicine Lodge Treaty, 1867, founded the first permanent settlement on Canyon Creek, southwest of here. First Government-built houses for Indians were erected in the settlement, 1877.
 
Erected 1967 by Oklahoma Historical Society and State Highway Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Oklahoma Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 34° 48.434′ N, 98° 31.472′ W. Marker is near Lawton, Oklahoma, in Comanche County. Marker is on State Highway 58 0.7 miles north of NW Wolf Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lawton OK 73507, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Civilian Conservation Corps and Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge (approx. 8.7 miles away); Camp Doniphan (approx. 11 miles away); Quinette Crossing (approx. 11.6 miles away); Apache Prisoner-of-War Cemeteries (approx. 11.6 miles away); Apache Indian Cemeteries (approx. 11.6 miles away); Post Chapel (approx. 12.3 miles away); Post Guardhouse (approx. 12.3 miles away); Infantry Barracks (approx. 12.3 miles away).
 
Categories. Native AmericansSettlements & Settlers
 
View to North Along State Highway 58 image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, September 30, 2017
2. View to North Along State Highway 58
View to South Along State Highway 58 image. Click for full size.
By Duane Hall, September 30, 2017
3. View to South Along State Highway 58
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 4, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 4, 2017, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas. This page has been viewed 65 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 4, 2017, by Duane Hall of Abilene, Texas.
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