Oklahoma Historic Places Database


Amphlett Brothers Drug and Jewelry Store

Amphlett Brothers Drug and Jewelry Store (added 1982 - Building - #82003669) Also known as Apache Municipal Building Evans and Coblake Aves., Apache Historic Significance: Event Area of Significance: Commerce Period of Significan ...

Apache State Bank

Apache State Bank (added 1972 - Building - #72001060) Also known as American National Bank;The Inman Building Evans and Coblake, Apache Historic Significance: Event Area of Significance: Commerce Period of Significance: 1900-1924 ...

Apache Veterans Memorial Park

This monument is dedicated as a humble tribute for the service and sacrifices made by the men and women of Apache who served in the armed forces of the United states during peace and in war. We the citizens of Apache salute and thank ou ...

Black Beaver

Black Beaver The famous Delaware Indian Scout 1806-1880 Lived 1/2 mile NW of Anadarko, His gravesite was located near his home site before being moved to Ft. Sill, Comanche County, Ok

Britton School/Science Hill

Britton School/Science Hill Established in 1911 and known as Science Hill. The school house was located one half mile east of this memorial. Later the name was chaged to Britton School in honor of the pioneer family, the c ...

Camp Comanche

Camp Comanche was set up near a large Comanche village by the First Dragoons under Colonel Henry Dodge on July 16, 1834, while enroute from Ft. Gibson to Plains tribes. 75 Dragoons and George Catlin, noted artist, were too ill to travel ...

Fort Cobb - Marker

Fort Cobb Site near here , East Established by Oct 1, 1859 by 1st Cavalry. U.S.A. under Major Wm. H. Emory. Post evacuated by Federal troops. May 1861, and occupied by Confederate garrison 1862. Hq. for Gen. W.B. Hazen, special In ...

Fort Cobb - Monument

Fort Cobb Established Oct.1, 1859 by U.S. Troops under Major W.H. Emory as protection against raids of Plains Indians on Choctaws, Chickasaws, and on white emigrants moving west. Evacuated May 5, 1861 by Union Troops and soon occupi ...

Hinton Historical Museum & Parker House

The History of the Hinton area is showcased at the Hinton Historical Museum & Parker House. The museum contains many artifacts of life in the early 1900’s. The museum is also home to the Oklahoma’s largest buggy & carriage collection ...

Lucille's Gas Station

Provine/Hamons' Station This Rural Rt. 66 Filling station with an over the drive design, was built by Carl Ditmore in 1929. W.O. Waldrop bought the business/home in 1934 and renamed the place, The Provine Station. A small tourist co ...

Provine/Hamons' Station

U.S. 66 Chicago to Los Angeles Illinois Texas Missouri New Mexico Kansas Arizona Oklahoma California Will Rogers Highway Provine/Hamons' Station This Rural ...

Red Rock Canyon State Park

Red Rock Canyon was once a stop on the famous California Road Trail. Now visitors can enjoy this beautiful western Oklahoma oasis without bringing the Conestoga wagon. Red Rock Canyon State Park is a great place to hike, climb, or explo ...

Riverside School

Riverside School Begun by U.S. Quaker Agents 1871 This school opened at the Indian agency on Sugar Creek with 8 pupils. A new building was erected as a boarding school in 1872 for Wichita and Caddo children. Fire in 1878 desto ...

Rock Mary

Most prominent Oklahoma landmark seen on California Road by Capt. R. B. Marcy. First visited May 23, 1849, and U.S. flag raised on the peak by Lts. M. P. Harrison (brother of Pres. Benj. Harrison) and J.H. Simpson. Named in honor of 17 ...

Rock Spring Baptist Church

Rock Spring Baptist Church 1/4 Mile East First Baptist Church Among Oklahoma Plains Indians Organized 1874 by Rev. John McIntosh, Creek Indian. First known Baptist Missionary to these tribes. First trip summer 187 ...

Steen's Buttes

Steen's Buttes About 5 miles Southwest. Natural mounds see by early exploring parties here were named for Major Enoch Steen, of First Dragoon Regt., Nov.,1858 survey by Edward F. Beale, easter most of these mounds was called &quo ...

The American Flag - Rock Mary

The American Flag Rock Mary From this point on May 23, 1849 the Flag of the United States was unfurled by Lts.J. H. Simpson and M.P. Harrison who gave this Rock it name. By this act they established this as a famous landmark relied on ...

Washita School

(First Marker on North side) Site of Washita School (Red Brick) Grades Primary-Twelfth 1923-1955 Gymnsium (Gray Stone) WPA 1939-1996 "Washita Eagles" Sponsored by Washita School Teachers and Students His ...

Washita, Oklahoma

Washita, Oklahoma *Took it's name from the Washita River" *"Washita" is from two Choctaw words. "Owa" and "Chita" meaning "Big Hunt" *The Wachita Indian Agency was nearby prior to the Civil War *Site of a Civil War engagemen ...

Wichita Agency

Wachita Agency First U.S. Indian agency in Western Oklahoma, opened on 1859 for the Wachita and other exiled tribes. Treaties for Confederate States made this agency, 1861. Agency burned in attack by Northern Indians, 1862 Re- ...

Caddo County

Caddo County, Oklahoma

County Seat: Anadarko, OK 73005

Wikipedia: Caddo County, Oklahoma

National Register of Historic Places for Caddo County, Oklahoma

Caddo County is named after the Caddo tribe who were settled here on the 1870s.