Finding lost treasure in Oklahoma
September 22, 2021
Throughout the years, people have searched for lost treasures whether they seek a buried pirate chest or a sunken ship carrying gold. There are plenty of movies and books based on treasure hunts, both true and fictional.
A search of the internet brings up several tales of lost treasure in Oklahoma. Here are a few:
• During the Civil War, four barrels of gold coins were captured from two Federal wagons by Confederates during a battle in Kansas. The rebels were attacked by outlaws in Oklahoma and the gold coins were hidden in a cave close to the Blue River (about 5 miles northeast of Brown)...