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

Muskogee Nation Commemorative Stone

May the 26th, 1850

 
 
Muskogee Nation Commemorative Stone image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 26, 2017
1. Muskogee Nation Commemorative Stone
Inscription.

This stone intended for
Washington Monument

Preserved by A.C. Trumbo
—————————
[Capstone reads]
1932
George Washington Bicentennial
Erected in Memory Garden
by
Lions Club


 
Erected 1850 by the Muskogee Nation.
 
Location. 35° 45.991′ N, 95° 24.86′ W. Marker is in Muskogee, Oklahoma, in Muskogee County. Marker is on Honor Heights Drive, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Commemorative stone is on the Five Civilized Tribes Museum grounds. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1101 Honor Heights Drive, Muskogee OK 74401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Union Agency Building (here, next to this marker); Dr. John Hutchings White (here, next to this marker); Union Agency (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Union Agency (within shouting distance of this marker); American Society of Landscape Architects Centennial Medallion (within shouting distance of this marker); Better Homes & Gardens' Highest Community Honor
Muskogee Nation Commemorative Stone and Capstone image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 26, 2017
2. Muskogee Nation Commemorative Stone and Capstone
(within shouting distance of this marker); Honor Heights Park (within shouting distance of this marker); World War Memorial (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Muskogee.
 
Also see . . .
1. 'Muskogee Stone' never used in Washington Monument (Muskogee Phoenix, 2014). (Submitted on October 11, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Muskogee's mystery stone turns heads Inscription says block destined for Washington Monument (2001). (Submitted on October 11, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Five Civilized Tribes Museum. (Submitted on October 11, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesNative AmericansPatriots & Patriotism
 
Muskogee Nation Commemorative Stone image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 26, 2017
3. Muskogee Nation Commemorative Stone
On ground to right of bell
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 11, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 11, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 81 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 11, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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