March of the Dragoons

In 1843, General Zachary Taylor sent Capt. Nathan Boon, youngest son of nearly 100 men and officers to reconnoiter the Plains Indian tribes. On their return march they camped July 20 on creek east of this site.

South of E Maguire Rd on S. Main St. (US 77), Nobel, Oklahoma.  (east side of road)

Exploring Oklahoma History