Bernard de la Harpe 1719

Bernard de la Harpe 1719 (HMJYY)

Location: Wilburton, OK 74578 Latimer County
Buy Oklahoma State flags at!
Country: United States of America
Buy United States of America flags at!

N 34° 53.774', W 95° 26.181'

  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
This French Explorer, seeking trade with the Wichita Indians, came north from Louisiana, on August 25, 1719, he camped three miles east of Hartshorne and the next day, following Gains Creek, passed here on his way to the Canadian River and the Wichita Villages to the north.
Marker Number189
Year Placed1995
Placed ByOklahoma Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 20th, 2014 at 4:34am PDT -07:00
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 277375 N 3864244
Decimal Degrees34.89623333, -95.43635000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 34° 53.774', W 95° 26.181'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds34° 53' 46.44" N, 95° 26' 10.86" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)918
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 201 McCabe Rd, Wilburton OK 74578, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. This marker needs at least one picture.
  8. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  9. Is the marker in the median?