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

Fort Gibson

 
 
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By Ruth Wilson Wilcox, June 22, 2017
1. Fort Gibson Marker
Inscription.  Originally built on this site by the United States Army, Colonel Matthew Arbuckle and the United States Infantry. Rebuilt by WPA and the State of Oklahoma in 1935-36. The exact duplicate of the original.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 35° 48.212′ N, 95° 15.429′ W. Marker is in Fort Gibson, Oklahoma, in Muskogee County. Marker is on East Ash Avenue just east of Lee Street, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Gibson OK 74434, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Telephones in 1886 (a few steps from this marker); Fort Gibson Stockade Well (a few steps from this marker); Seventh United States Infantry (approx. 0.4 miles away); Troops L & M, Roosevelt's Rough Riders (approx. 3.1 miles away); Memorial U.S.S. Shark (SS174) (approx. 3.1 miles away); Vietnam War Memorial (approx. 3.1 miles away); War Memorial (approx. 3.1 miles away); Texas Road (approx. 4.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Gibson.
 
Categories.
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By Ruth Wilson Wilcox, June 22, 2017
2. Fort Gibson Marker
Man-Made FeaturesWars, US Indian
 
National Register plaque for Fort Gibson image. Click for full size.
By Ruth Wilson Wilcox, June 22, 2017
3. National Register plaque for Fort Gibson
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By Ruth Wilson Wilcox, June 22, 2017
4. Fort Gibson
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By Ruth Wilson Wilcox, June 22, 2017
5. Fort Gibson
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By Ruth Wilson Wilcox, June 22, 2017
6. Fort Gibson
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By Ruth Wilson Wilcox, June 22, 2017
7. Vicinity of Fort Gibson Marker
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on July 11, 2019. This page originally submitted on July 11, 2019. This page has been viewed 108 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on July 11, 2019, by Michael C. Wilcox of Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
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