Carrington Osage Village Site

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Carrington Osage Village Site
Carrington Osage Village Site is located in Missouri
Carrington Osage Village Site
Location Right bank of Old Town Branch near its confluence with the Marmaton River, north of Nevada[1]
Coordinates 37°56′45″N 94°19′45″W / 37.94583°N 94.32917°W / 37.94583; -94.32917Coordinates: 37°56′45″N 94°19′45″W / 37.94583°N 94.32917°W / 37.94583; -94.32917
Built 1775
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 66000425
Significant dates
Added to NRHP October 15, 1966[2]
Designated NHL July 19, 1964[3]

Carrington Osage Village Site was a village site for the Big Osage Indians from 1775 to 1825. In 1806, Zebulon Pike visited the site.

It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1964.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Harner, Joe. "The Village of the Big Osage". Missouri Archaeologist 5.1 (1939): 19-20: 19.
  2. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-15. 
  3. ^ a b "Carrington Osage Village Sites". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. Retrieved 2008-06-28.