Alexander Posey

This famous Creek poet and journalist's life prematurely ended when he drowned in the North Canadian River near Eufaula on May 27, 1908. Posey was the editor of newspapers, a member of the Dawes Commission, and widely known for his poems such as *Ode to Sequoyah*.

Located SH9, 8 mi. W of Eufaula, in Posey Park in Eufaula, Oklahoma. *

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* Location from Oklahoma Historical Society