Near Bison in Garfield County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
On the Old Chisholm Trail. 1/3 mi West
Erected by Oklahoma Historical Society and State Highway Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Oklahoma Historical Society marker series.
Location. 36° 12.898′ N, 97° 53.237′ W. Marker is near Bison, Oklahoma, in Garfield County. Marker is on U.S. 81 ¼ mile south of County Road E0550, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bison OK 73720, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Run of '89 North Boundary (approx. 3½ miles away); Jesse Chisholm (approx. 9.6 miles away); Government Springs (approx. 12.3 miles away).
Regarding Buffalo Springs. The town of Hennessey, OK, located 7 miles to the south of this marker, is named after Pat Hennessey.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 19, 2011, by Christopher Suttle of Norman, Oklahoma. This page has been viewed 793 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 19, 2011, by Christopher Suttle of Norman, Oklahoma. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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