Caddo County is named after the Caddo tribe who were settled here on the 1870s.
Amphlett Brothers Drug and Jewelry Store (added 1982 - Building - #82003669)
Also known as Apache Municipal Building
Evans and Coblake Aves., Apache
Historic Significance: Event
Area of S…
Apache State Bank (added 1972 - Building - #72001060)
Also known as American National Bank;The Inman Building
Evans and Coblake, Apache
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: …
This monument is dedicated as a humble tribute for the service and sacrifices made by the men and women of Apache who served in the armed forces of the United states during peace and in war. We…
Grave near Anadarko. Famous Delaware India, Interpreter for U.S. Dragoon Expedition to Plains Indians, S. W. Okla., 1834. Capt., Indian scouts. U.S. Army in Mexican War. Guide to Far West for m…
Britton School/Science Hill
Established in 1911 and known as
Science Hill. The school house was
located one half mile east of this
memorial. Later the name was
chaged to Britton Sch…
Camp Comanche was set up near a large Comanche village by the First Dragoons under Colonel Henry Dodge on July 16, 1834, while enroute from Ft. Gibson to Plains tribes. 75 Dragoons and George C…
Site near here , East
Established by Oct 1, 1859 by 1st Cavalry. U.S.A. under Major Wm. H. Emory. Post evacuated by Federal troops. May 1861, and occupied by Confederate garrison…
Established Oct.1, 1859 by U.S. Troops under Major W.H. Emory as protection against raids of Plains Indians on Choctaws, Chickasaws, and on white emigrants moving west.
The History of the Hinton area is showcased at the Hinton Historical Museum & Parker House. The museum contains many artifacts of life in the early 1900’s. The museum is also home to the Okla…
This Rural Rt. 66 Filling station with an over the drive design, was built by Carl Ditmore in 1929.
W.O. Waldrop bought the business/home in 1934 and renamed the pla…
U.S. 66 Chicago to Los Angeles
Missouri New Mexico
Will Rogers Highw…
Red Rock Canyon was once a stop on the famous California Road Trail. Now visitors can enjoy this beautiful western Oklahoma oasis without bringing the Conestoga wagon. Red Rock Canyon State Par…
Begun by U.S. Quaker Agents 1871
This school opened at the Indian agency on Sugar Creek with 8 pupils. A new building was erected as a boarding school in 1872 for Wich…
Most prominent Oklahoma landmark seen on California Road by Capt. R. B. Marcy. First visited May 23, 1849, and U.S. flag raised on the peak by Lts. M. P. Harrison (brother of Pres. Benj. Harri…
Rock Spring Baptist Church
1/4 Mile East
First Baptist Church
Among Oklahoma Plains Indians
Organized 1874 by Rev. John McIntosh,
Creek Indian. First known Baptist Missionary to…
About 5 miles Southwest. Natural mounds see by early exploring parties here were named for Major Enoch Steen, of First Dragoon Regt., Nov.,1858 survey by Edward F. Beale, east…
The American Flag
From this point on May 23, 1849 the Flag of the United States was unfurled by Lts.J. H. Simpson and M.P. Harrison who gave this Rock it name. By this act they esta…
(First Marker on North side)
Site of Washita School
*Took it's name from the Washita River"
*"Washita" is from two Choctaw words. "Owa" and "Chita" meaning "Big Hunt"
*The Wachita Indian Agency was nearby prior to the …
First U.S. Indian agency in Western Oklahoma, opened on 1859 for the Wachita and other exiled tribes.
Treaties for Confederate States made this agency, 1861.