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Near Wyandotte in Ottawa County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
 

Modoc Church and Cemetery

 
 
Modoc Church and Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 31, 2015
1. Modoc Church and Cemetery Marker
Inscription.

The Modoc Church and Cemetery, the last remaining site commemorating the 153 Modoc prisoners of war exiled to the Quapaw Agency, Indian Territory in 1873.
 
Erected by Modoc Tribe of Oklahoma and Oklahoma Historical Society.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Oklahoma Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 36° 52.279′ N, 94° 39.75′ W. Marker is near Wyandotte, Oklahoma, in Ottawa County. Marker is on 100th Road (State Highway 10C) east of 679th Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wyandotte OK 74370, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. James Long (approx. 0.4 miles away); Modoc Church (approx. half a mile away); Featherstun-Brady Drug Store (approx. 3.5 miles away in Missouri); McGannon Mercantile Company (approx. 3.5 miles away in Missouri); Bennett's Barber Shop (approx. 3.5 miles away in Missouri); Mitchell - Porter Building (approx. 3.5 miles away in Missouri); Emma Frantz Millinery (approx. 3.5 miles away in Missouri); Veterans Memorial (approx. 3.6 miles away in Missouri). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wyandotte.
 
More about this marker.

Modoc Church and Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., January 31, 2015
2. Modoc Church and Cemetery Marker
Looking west along OK Route 10C
Marker is about four miles northwest of Seneca, Missouri.
 
Also see . . .
1. History of the Modoc Tribe of Oklahoma. (Submitted on February 1, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. The Modoc War at Oregon Experience. (Submitted on February 1, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches, Etc.Native AmericansWars, US Indian
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 1, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 210 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 1, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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