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

Busby Office Building

 
 
Busby Office Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 10, 2014
1. Busby Office Building Marker
Inscription.

Built by
Great Western Coal and Coke Company
1903

National Register of Historic Places
9 December 1979

Given to City of McAlester
18 March 1987
by
Elmer "Bud" Hale, Jr.

 
Location. 34° 55.981′ N, 95° 46.056′ W. Marker is in McAlester, Oklahoma, in Pittsburg County. Marker is on Carl Albert Parkway (U.S. 270) west of 2nd Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 113 East Carl Albert Parkway, McAlester OK 74501, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); German Castle (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Scottish Rite Temple (about 700 feet away); Largest Lump of McAlester Coal (about 800 feet away); Supreme Assembly, International Order of the Rainbow for Girls (approx. 0.2 miles away); William Mark Sexson Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dr. J. E. Wright (approx. 8.9 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. McAlester OK Downtown Commercial District Survey. (Submitted on May 4, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. History of Coal in Oklahoma. (Submitted on May 4, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Busby Office Building and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 10, 2014
2. Busby Office Building and Marker

 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 4, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 307 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 4, 2014, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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