ARDMORE , a township and the
See also:county-seat of
See also:Carter county, Oklahoma, U . S . A., just S. of the Arbuckle Mountains, about 120 M . S. by E. of
See also:Guthrie . Pop . (19o0) 5681; (1909) 8959 (2122 being negroes, and 1o8
See also:Indians); (1910) 86x8 . It is served by the Chicago,
See also:Island & Pacific, the St
See also:Louis &
See also:San Francisco, and the Gulf,
See also:Colorado &
See also:Santa Fe
See also:railways . Ardmore is the market-
See also:town and distributing point for the surrounding agricultural region, which is the home of a large
See also:part of the
See also:Chickasaw and
See also:Choctaw nations . It is situated
See also:ARECIBO 451 890 ft. above the
See also:sea in a
See also:cotton and
See also:grain producing region, in which
See also:cattle are raised and fruit and vegetables grown;
See also:coal, oil, natural
See also:gas and rock
See also:asphalt (which is used for paving the streets of Ardmore) are found in the vicinity . Ardmore is an important cotton market, and has cotton gins, a cotton compress, machine shops,
See also:works, foundries, bottling works and manufactories of cotton-seed oil,
See also:brick, concrete,
See also:flour, brooms, mattresses and dressed
See also:lumber . At Ardmore are the
See also:Agnes Academy, a Catholic school for girls, and Saint Agnes
See also:College for boys, a conservatory of
See also:music, Hargrove College, and the Selvidge Commercial College . Near Ardmore is a summer school on the
See also:Chautauqua (q.v.)
See also:system .
Ardmore was founded in 1887, and was incorporated in 1898 .
LUIGI ARDITI (1822-1903)
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