The first convention to advocate single statehood for Oklahoma was called to order September, 30, 1893, in the old Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church, South of Purcell by William H. Walker, editor of ... Statehood Convention Marker
The Santa Fe Plaza is a downtown park providing a scenic and historic rest stop with benches and interesting historic items to browse around and see.
A genuine Santa Fe Caboose stands in the park and a "Statehood Star Memorial" is laid in the sidewalk at the front of the park.
Purcell's 18-hole Brent Bruehl Memorial Golf Course is among the top municipal courses in Oklahoma. The 18-hole course has Bent Grass greens with Bermuda Grass fairways. This club has hosted the Heart of Oklahoma golf tournament annually since 1985.
It includes a signature number-14