Federal troops suddenly attacked a Confederate camp along the ridge near
here are dawn, July 2, 1862. The surprised Confederates hardly
returned fired before their officers and heavy supplies where captured.
Yet, hot fighting in the woods lasted nearly all day.
One east side of Locust Grove, in parkway at "Pipe Springs," State Highway 33, Mayes County. *
* From Mark of Heritage by Muriel H. Wright.