Indian Meridian monument in Langston, Oklahoma, to be restored

Langston University is raising money to restore the historic marker.

BY KEN RAYMOND Published: September 30, 2012
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LANGSTON — The Indian Meridian monument in Langston has seen better days.

The monument, an obelisk more than 20 feet tall, stands smack in the middle of Washington and Logan streets, once-bustling avenues abandoned by time. Its white surface is pockmarked and faded. The plaque explaining its significance is long gone, presumably stolen.

But efforts are under...

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