Near Claremore in Rogers County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
Erected by Oklahoma Historical Society. (Marker Number 169-1995.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the Oklahoma Historical Society marker series.
Location. 36° 22.919′ N, 95° 37.972′ W. Marker is near Claremore, Oklahoma, in Rogers County. Marker is on State Highway 88 0 miles north of East Canyon Oaks Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. From US66 in Claremore, Ok. West on Will Rogers Blvd./Hwy 88 for 5.4 miles. Marker is in this post office area: Claremore OK 74017, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Howdy Folks (approx. 4.2 miles away); Will Rogers Memorial (approx. 4.2 miles away); Will Rogers (approx. 4.2 miles away); Oklahoma Military Academy War Memorial (approx. 4.3 miles away); Oklahoma Military Academy Killed in Action Memorial (approx. 4.3 miles away); George Washington (approx. 4.3 miles away); a different marker also named Will Rogers (approx. 4.8 miles away); US Army M-41 "Walker Bulldog" Light Tank (approx. 4.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Claremore.
More about this marker. Unfortunately, the view of what I believe to be the mound is mostly obscured by residential structures West of the marker.
Also see . . . Battle of Claremore Mound - Wikipedia. (Submitted on March 20, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. • Native Americans •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 19, 2011, by Eric Hanson of Verdigris, Oklahoma. This page has been viewed 1,612 times since then and 220 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on March 19, 2011, by Eric Hanson of Verdigris, Oklahoma. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.