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Creek National Capitol

Okmulgee, Oklahoma
County of Okmulgee.
6th Street and Grand Avenue
National Register Number: 66000632
Resource type: Building.
Property type: Government - capitol. The threat level was Satisfactory in
2008.
Congressional District: OK-2 Certified Local Government: NO
This NHL offers public access.
Please contact the NHL directly for visitor information.
Current use/information: Museum of Creek history: 918-756-1103; www.creekcouncilhouse.com.

Statement of Significance (as of designation - July 4, 1961):
Victorian-style structure, used by the Creeks from 1878 to 1907, after their adoption of a representative form of government modeled on the United States Congress.

Condition:
The landmark is in good condition.

The museum is operated by the Creek Council House Museum Association (CCHMA) who has received grants from the Viersen Family Foundation and the Oklahoma Arts Council for various programs throughout the year.


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