Run of '89-S. Boundary


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Canadian River was south line of "Old Oklahoma" opened by Run at 12 o'clock noon, April 22, 1889. Riders started at river crossing near here. Many thousands entered the 2,000,000 a tract north; homes were planted and tent cities sprang up before nightfall.


Directions:

In park at U.S. 77 and N. Main on the north side of Lexington, Oklahoma.


35.020458, -97.336328
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** Picture and updated location provided by Rhys Martin. - Thanks

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