Oklahoma Historic Places Database


Beecham Cemetery

Beecham Cemetery South side of Marker Nathan and Almira Beecham 'Pioneers' to Oklahoma, gave this plot of ground in 1891 to become the Beecham Cemetery. Their two children, Guy Will and Neti Pearl Beecham, were the first to be inte ...

Canadian County Court House

El Reno is the county seat of Canadian County.

Canadian County Historical Museum

The museum has several historic buildings on exibit including a Red Cross canteen, a railroad depot, a hotel and an old jail.

Canadian County Jail

List in the National Register of Historic Places

Canadian County Sheriff Stables

Canadian County Sheriff Stables Built ca. 1908,BR. Restored 1995 - 1999 By Preservation El Reno Inc. Stan Gralla Architects The following individuals and organizations stepped forward to mark generous financial contributions to ...

Chisholm Trail - Yukon

Chisholm Trail - Yukon Over this spot passed the vast herds of longhorned cattle from the ranges of Texas to the railroads in Kansas. It was in 1867 that the first herd came up this trail on the way to the nearest railroad loadin ...

Cowboy Camp Springs

Cowboy Camp Springs This pond is the site of an important watering hole used by drovers as they passed through this area on the way to the railheads in Kansas. Created by the confluence of two natural springs, it has bee ...

Darlington - Monument

Darlington Cheyenne-Arapaho Agency Established there 1870, by Brinton Darlington, Quaker, Indian Agent appointed by President Grant. Important Stop on Chisholm Trail Site of Arapaho School, John H. Seger, Supt. Post Office Established ...

Darlington Agency Site

Darlington Cheyenne-Arapaho Agency Established there 1870, by Brinton Darlington, Quaker, Indian Agent appointed by President Grant. Important Stop on Chisholm Trail Site of Arapaho School, John H. Seger, Supt. Post Office E ...

El Reno Carnegie Library

El Reno Carnegie Library Has been place on the National Register of Historic Places By the United States Department of the Interior 1905

Fort Reno Marker

Fort Reno Old Post about 2 mi. N. U.S. troops encamped near Cheyenne Agencey in Indian uprising 1874. Site s.w. of agency selected by Agt. J.D. Miles and Capt T. Wint, established as permanent post in July, 1875, and named for Gen. ...

Gift of John Kirkpatrick

Gift of John E. Kirkpatrick Chisholm Trail Marker erected on Land of John E. Kirkpatrick given to him by his grandmother, Mrs. Lewis Mortimer Spencer, on date of his birth, Feb. 13, 1908. His grandfather , Lewis M. Spencer, was one of ...

Goff House

The Goff House The home was built in 1900-1991, by William and Magdalen Goff. MR.Goff come to El Reno in 1892 to work for Anheuser and Busch. He soon became an agent for the firm. Later he started Goff Bottling Works. He organized ...

Historical Fort Reno

Fort Reno, a military camp in 1874, was established to protect the personnel at the Cheyenne & Arapaho Agency. In 1875, the commanding officer was authorized to select a site for a military post. First known as the "Camp Near Cheyenne A ...

Hotel El Reno

National Register of Historic Place

In Memory Of Pioneer Mennonite Settlers

Mennonites settled in this area soon after Oklahoma Territory opened by run April 22, 1889. Their first mission activity was among Indians. This colony was southern most for Mennonites along Chisholm Trail. Farmers of Swiss from Bern ...

Major General Jesse Lee Reno

Major General Jesse Lee Reno 1823-1862 El Reno namesake born in Wheeling, West Virginia. Reno was a 1846 graduate of West Point Military and thrice decorated hero of 1846 war with Mexico. He was promoted to Brigadi ...

Red Cross Canteen

National Register of Historic Places

Reno City, Oklahoma Territory

Reno City, O.T. Reno City was founded on the day of the first run April 22, 1889. Having been platted beforehand. It was situated just east of the boundary line the ninety eighth meridian and 3 miles east of the C and A Indian Agency ...

Run of '89 West Boundary

At the opening of "Old Oklahoma" April 22, 1889, this was the west line for the Run starting at 12 O'clock noon. Prairies and hills in the 2,000,000 acre tract, east were peopled by tens of thousands of homes where planted and tent ci ...

Canadian County

Canadian County, Oklahoma

County Seat: El Reno, OK 73036

Wikipedia: Canadian County, Oklahoma

National Register of Historic Places for Canadian County, Oklahoma

Canadian County is named for the Canadian River.