Near Mobeetie in Wheeler County, Texas — The American South (West South Central)
Quanah Parker Trail
Texas Plains Trail Region
and Comanche fought Maj Wm R Price
at the Battle of Sweetwater Creek
Arrow Sculptor: Charles A. Smith
Location. 35° 31.081′ N, 100° 27.434′ W. Marker is near Mobeetie, Texas, in Wheeler County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of West Oklahoma Avenue (State Highway 152), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in roadside rest area. Marker is in this post office area: Mobeetie TX 79061, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Buffalo Soldiers at Fort Elliott (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Fort Elliott (within shouting distance of this marker); Mobeetie (approx. 0.9 miles away); Emanuel Dubbs (approx. one mile away); Captain G. W. Arrington (approx. one mile away); Fort Elliot Flagpole (approx. one mile away); Frank Willis, Sr. (approx. one mile away); Temple Lea Houston (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mobeetie.
Also see . . . Quanah Parker Trail: Follow the arrows into history. Today a network of 22-foot-tall steel arrows by artist Charles A. Smith marks sites where the Comanches, and their last chief, (Submitted on April 9, 2016.)
Categories. • Native Americans • Wars, US Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 9, 2016, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona. This page has been viewed 190 times since then and 48 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 9, 2016, by Bill Kirchner of Tucson, Arizona.