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Pawhuska in Osage County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
 

“Osage in the Enemy Camp”

 
 
"Osage in the Enemy Camp" Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 23, 2015
1. "Osage in the Enemy Camp" Marker
Inscription.

Seeking to attain his tribe's highest
war honor by touching his enemy.

By Pawhuska Sculptor
John D. Free Sr.


 
Erected by Strat and Bobbie Tolson.
 
Location. 36° 39.84′ N, 96° 20.426′ W. Marker is in Pawhuska, Oklahoma, in Osage County. Marker is on Kihekah Avenue south of 6th Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 515 Kihekah Avenue, Pawhuska OK 74056, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Site of the First Osage Agency Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Blacksmith Home (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Vernon Whiting (about 700 feet away); An Answer To Prayer (about 700 feet away); Restoring the Whiting Apartments (about 800 feet away); "Million Dollar Elm" (approx. 0.2 miles away); Oil in the Osage Indian Nation and the "Million Dollar Elm" (approx. mile away); Friendship Between the Osage and the Occitan of Montauban (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pawhuska.
 
Also see . . .
1. "Counting Coup" in Encyclopedia of the Great Plains. (Submitted on March 1, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
"Osage in the Enemy Camp" Sculpture image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 23, 2015
2. "Osage in the Enemy Camp" Sculpture
Marker is on stone statue pedestal

2. Osage Nation. (Submitted on March 1, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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"Osage in the Enemy Camp" image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 23, 2015
3. "Osage in the Enemy Camp"
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 1, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 328 times since then and 62 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 1, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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