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Run of '89-S. Boundary

Canadian River was south line of "Old Oklahoma" opened by Run at 12 o'clock noon, April 22, 1889. Riders started at river crossing near here. Many thousands entered the 2,000,000 a tract north; homes were planted and tent cities sprang up before nightfall.
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On U.S. Highway 77, in parkway at Y east end of the South Canadian River Bridge in Lexington,OK.*

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* Directions from Mark of Heritage by Muriel H. Wright.
Listed in Cleveland County
 

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