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Anadarko, Oklahoma: Candle from Lincoln's Funeral

Small relic stands on its own among the headdresses, cradleboards, Victorian wedding dresses, porcelain dolls, and old guns in this museum.

Anadarko Heritage Museum

311 E. Main St, Anadarko, OK
Anadarko Heritage Museum. Entrance is on the north side of Main St., next to the train tracks, just east of NE 2nd St.
Tu-Sa 8-5 (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Anadarko Heritage Museum

There is a pioneer and American Indian history museum located in town of Anadarko on Kiowa, Comanche, Apache reservation. The museum exhibits headdresses, cradleboards, Victorian wedding dresses, porcelain dolls, old guns, and even a Japanese sword from World War II. A case displays a candle from President Lincoln's funeral.

The museum is in an old Rock Island Depot, and close to the yearly Indian Expo hosted in August.

[Chelsea Wright, 09/21/2019]
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