[Photograph 2012.201.B0123.0254]

Description:

Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Old Outpost, When this old Army outpost was established on the bank of the North Canadian River in 1879 near the present town of Canton, its purpose was to provide protection to settlers form Cheyenne Indian attacks. The structure, now restored, belongs to the Cheyenne-Arapaho tribes and overlooks Canton Lake."

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Creation Date: May 17, 1981
Collection(s):
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Usage:
Total Uses: 0
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: May 17, 1981
Coverage:
Place
United States - Oklahoma - Oklahoma County - Oklahoma City
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Date
May 17, 1981
Description:

Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Old Outpost, When this old Army outpost was established on the bank of the North Canadian River in 1879 near the present town of Canton, its purpose was to provide protection to settlers form Cheyenne Indian attacks. The structure, now restored, belongs to the Cheyenne-Arapaho tribes and overlooks Canton Lake."

Note:

PublishDate: 1981-05-17T00:00:00Z

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Canton Army Outpost | newspaper photographs
Partner:
Oklahoma Historical Society
Collection:
Oklahoma Publishing Company Photography Collection
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2012.201.B0123.0254
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc260563
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image