Stillwater, Oklahoma: Stump Carved Pistol Pete

The stump of an old, dead tree has been carved into a detailed likeness of Pistol Pete, the goofy two-gun cowboy mascot of Oklahoma State University.
1308 W. 3rd Ave., Stillwater, OK
On the north side of W. 3rd Ave. between S. Garfield and S. Cleveland Sts.
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Pistol Pete.

Tree Stump Pistol Pete

Pistol Pete is carved into an old tree in the yard at Sigma Alpha Epsilon house on the campus of Oklahoma State University. Pistol Pete is the mascot of OSU.

[Todd Prince, 09/16/2018]

Pistol Pete's firearm-friendliness would make him an anachronism on most college campuses, but he's been OSU's mascot since 1958.

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