Land of Hope

Land of Hope (HM152E)

Location: Newkirk, OK 74647 Kay County
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Country: United States of America
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N 36° 52.878', W 97° 3.233'

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1893 · 1994

This statue, "Land of Hope," depicts the courageous pioneers who staked their land claim in the "Land Run of the Cherokee Outlet" in 1893. This was created by sculptor, Bernadette Hess Carman, a native daughter, who generously donated her time and talent to sculpt this piece for the heirs of these brave ancestors.

Dedication - Sept. 17, 1994
HM NumberHM152E
Series This marker is part of the Markers Attached to Sculpture series
Year Placed1994
Placed ByThe Glenn W. Reel Foundation, the Newkirk Centennial Committee, and Concerned Citizens
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 16th, 2014 at 10:24am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 673436 N 4083472
Decimal Degrees36.88130000, -97.05388333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 36° 52.878', W 97° 3.233'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds36° 52' 52.68" N, 97° 3' 13.98" W
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Area Code(s)580
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 101-199 S Main St, Newkirk OK 74647, US
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