Military Road - Choctaw Trail of Tears - Broken Bow, OK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North
N 34° 01.568 W 094° 44.243
15S E 339596 N 3766414
Quick Description: Located on W. Craig RD (US 70) in Broken Bow, OK.
Location: Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted: 11/11/2009 1:00:11 PM
Waymark Code: WM7N3J
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Bernd das Brot Team
Views: 13

Long Description:
Military Road
Choctaw Trail of Tears

Cut from Washington, Ark., to Fort Towson in 1831 for removal of Choctaws from Miss., became known is Choctaw Trail of Tears after thousands of suffering Indians used it to reach new lands. Road served as major east-west artery for Choctaw Nation until early 1900s. Imported early Choctaw settlements on road were Harris Mill, Eagletown, Lukfata. Wheelock and Clear Creek. Segments of road still identifiable still visible.

Oklahoma Historical Society
203 -- 1995
Routes: Auto Tour

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