First Cherokee Female Seminary Site

21192 S. Keeler Dr., Park Hill, Oklahoma

Photos 

General View Of Front (South) Columns

Photo taken by Walter Smalling, Jr. for Historic American Engineering Record, 1979

View photos at Library of Congress

Map 

Description 

Built 1851, burned 1887.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on April 30, 1974
Reference number
74001658
Areas of significance
Ethnic Heritage - Native American; Education; Social History
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Site
Historic function
School
Current function
Museum
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1850-1874
Significant years
1851; 1887

Update Log 

  • July 14, 2010: Updated by Rick Mattioni: Description updated.
  • July 14, 2010: New photos from Rick Mattioni

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