Tulsa County, Oklahoma

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Tulsa County is a county located in the U.S. state of Oklahoma.wikipedia
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Tulsa, Oklahoma

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Its county seat and largest city is Tulsa, the second-largest city in the state.
The city serves as the county seat of Tulsa County, the most densely populated county in Oklahoma, with urban development extending into Osage, Rogers, and Wagoner counties.

Tulsa metropolitan area

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Tulsa County is included in the Tulsa Metropolitan Statistical Area.
The Tulsa Metropolitan Area, officially defined as the Tulsa-Broken Arrow-Owasso Metropolitan Statistical Area is a metropolitan area in northeastern Oklahoma centered around the city of Tulsa and encompassing Tulsa, Rogers, Wagoner, Osage, Creek, Okmulgee and Pawnee counties.

Lasley Vore Site

The Lasley Vore Site, along the Arkansas River south of Tulsa, was claimed by University of Tulsa anthropologist George Odell to be the most likely place where Jean-Baptiste Bénard de la Harpe first encountered a group of Wichita people in 1719.
The Lasley Vore Site is an archaeological site in Tulsa County, Oklahoma.

Sand Springs, Oklahoma

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According to Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture, the fort was about 8 mi west of the present city of Sand Springs, Oklahoma.
Sand Springs is a city in Osage and Tulsa counties in the U.S. state of Oklahoma.

Cherokee Nation

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Before statehood, the area was part of both the Creek Nation and the Cooweescoowee District of Cherokee Nation in Indian Territory.
These are Adair, Cherokee, Craig, Delaware, Mayes, McIntosh, Muskogee, Nowata, Ottawa, Rogers, Sequoyah, Tulsa, Wagoner, and Washington counties.

Battle of Chusto-Talasah

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Main article Battle of Chusto-Talasah
The Battle of Chusto-Talasah (also known as Bird Creek, Caving Banks, and High Shoal) was fought December 9, 1861, in what is now Tulsa County, Oklahoma (then Indian Territory) during the American Civil War.

Muscogee (Creek) Nation

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Before statehood, the area was part of both the Creek Nation and the Cooweescoowee District of Cherokee Nation in Indian Territory.
The Muscogee Nation Reservation status was reaffirmed in 2017 by decision of Tenth Circuit Court in Murphy v. Royal which held that the allotted Muscogee (Creek) Nation reservation in Oklahoma has not been disestablished and therefore retains jurisdiction over tribal citizens in Creek, Hughes, Okfuskee, Okmulgee, McIntosh, Muskogee, Tulsa, and Wagoner counties in Oklahoma.


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Tulsa County is a county located in the U.S. state of Oklahoma.
The Oklahoma City suburb Nichols Hills is first on Oklahoma locations by per capita income at $73,661, though Tulsa County holds the highest average.

Red Fork, Oklahoma

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The company, which later merged into the St. Louis and San Francisco Railway (familiarly known as the Frisco), then built a steel bridge across the river to extend the line to Red Fork.
It is famous for being the location of the first oil well in Tulsa County, the Sue A. Bland.

U.S. Route 169

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US-169 travels through Tulsa, Rogers, and Nowata counties.

Tulsa race riot

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It was the beginning of the Tulsa Race Riot.
Willard M. McCullough, the newly elected sheriff of Tulsa County, was determined to avoid events such as the 1920 lynching of white murder suspect Roy Belton in Tulsa, which had occurred during the term of his predecessor.

Verdigris River

At first, Creek immigrants stayed close to Fort Gibson, near the confluence of the Arkansas and Verdigris rivers.
On May 25th, Rogers County sent out a Civil authority message to all radios In Washington County, Tulsa County, and other counties about the river rising rapidly.

Osage County, Oklahoma

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His article describing the visit includes an old map showing the fort located on the north bank of the Arkansas River near Sand Creek, just south of the line separating Tulsa County and Osage County.

Bank of America Center (Tulsa, Oklahoma)

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The land is now the site of the Bank of America building, completed in 1967.
It is located on the corner of Sixth Street and Boulder Avenue, the site of the former Tulsa County court house.

Gilcrease Expressway

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The Gilcrease Expressway is a 10.5 mi highway in Tulsa County, Oklahoma, United States.

Creek Turnpike

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Along the way, the highway passes through the cities of Sapulpa, Jenks, Tulsa, and Broken Arrow, and the counties of Creek, Tulsa, Wagoner and Rogers.

Oklahoma State Highway 266

It runs for 10.92 mi through Tulsa and Rogers Counties in northwestern Oklahoma.

Oklahoma State Highway 20

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East of Hominy, SH-20 crosses Lake Skiatook before passing through Skiatook and entering Tulsa County.