On the Old Chisholm Trail, 1/3 mi.west.
From this noted watering placecame the name of "Bison," 1 mi. so., "Buffalo Springs" was the camp site ofPat Hennessey and his men just beforethe were massacred, 7 mi. so., July 4, 1874. Next day, a war band of Indians wasstood off by ranchmen at the Springs. Crowds here made the Oklahoma "Run,"April 22, 1889.
On U.S. Highway 81, one and one-half milesnorth of Bison, Garfield County.*