Chilocco Indian School
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member brwhiz
N 36° 59.897 W 097° 02.741
14S E 673900 N 4096467
Quick Description: This Oklahome Historical marker is one of several located in a turnout on the west side of US Highway 77 just south of the Kansas/Oklahoma border north of Newkirk, Oklahoma.
Location: Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted: 2/22/2013 6:51:57 PM
Waymark Code: WMGEHR
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member YoSam.
Views: 7

Long Description:
Chilocco
Indian School

Academic, agricultural, vocational training for Indian youth from over U.S. Established by Act of Cong. 1882. Jasper M. Hadley 1st Superintendent. Handsome buildings of stone erected, and first pupils-Kiowa, Comanche children-entered Jan. 1884. First graduating class was in 1894.

Oklahoma Historical Society
32-1995

County: Kay

Record Address::
US Highway 77 at Kansas border


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Date Erected: 1995

Sponsor (Who put it there): Oklahoma Historical Society

Web site if available: Not listed

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