On the Old Chisholm Trail. 1/3 mi WestFrom this noted watering place came the name of "Bison," 1 mi. so., "Buffalo Springs" was the camp site of Pat Hennessey and his men just before they were massacred, 7 mi. so., July 4, 1874. Next day, a war band of Indians was stood off by ranchmen at the Springs. Crowds here made the Oklahoma "Run," April 22, 1889.
|Placed By||Oklahoma Historical Society and State Highway Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 2:53pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||14S E 600015 N 4008365|
|Decimal Degrees||36.21496667, -97.88728333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 36° 12.898', W 97° 53.237'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||36° 12' 53.88" N, 97° 53' 14.22" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 3433 N2870 Rd, Bison OK 73720, US|
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