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

Steve Owens

 
 
Steve Owens Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 8, 2015
1. Steve Owens Marker
Inscription.

Top football star, Steve Owens, had a record of 4,000 yards rushing at Miami High School. He went on to star at the University of Oklahoma. At OU he received numerous honors and awards, culminating in the prestigious Heisman Trophy in 1969. Owens was drafted in the first round of the 1970 NFL draft by the Detroit Lions and was named to the NFL's All-Pro team in 1971. In 1991 He was inducted into the College Football and the Oklahoma Sports Hall[s] of Fame.
 
Erected by Coleman Theatre.
 
Location. 36° 52.609′ N, 94° 52.669′ W. Marker is in Miami, Oklahoma, in Ottawa County. Marker is on Main Street (Route 66) (U.S. 69) south of 2nd Avenue NW, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is on the Coleman Theatre Celebrity Park Wall of Fame. Marker is at or near this postal address: 103 North Main Street, Miami OK 74354, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Steve & Cassie Gaines (here, next to this marker); David Froman (here, next to this marker); Moscelyne Larkin (here, next to this marker); Charles Banks Wilson (here, next to this marker); Coleman Theatre

Coleman Theatre Celebrity Park Wall of Fame image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
2. Coleman Theatre Celebrity Park Wall of Fame
(within shouting distance of this marker); Miami, Oklahoma (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hadley Building (about 700 feet away); Miami Trust and Savings Bank Clock (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Miami.
 
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Also see . . .
1. Steve Owens at Heisman Foundation. (Submitted on March 30, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Steve Owens NFL Statistics. (Submitted on March 30, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Oklahoma Sooner Legend: Steve Owens. (Submitted on March 30, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. The Coleman Theatre. (Submitted on March 30, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Sports
 
Coleman Theatre Celebrity Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
3. Coleman Theatre Celebrity Park Marker
Coleman Theatre image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr.
4. Coleman Theatre
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 30, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 199 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 30, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   4. submitted on February 1, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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