Kiowa: est. 1874. Opened the Land Run (on West end) of The Cherokee Strip, 1893. See the wonderful lifesize Bronze about the "Run". Railroads, est 1887, (still active trains to SW) - a Gateway to the Southwest. Carrie Nation smashed her first saloon there!! Visit the wonderful Kiowa Historical Museum & stay at the Schupbach Haus Bed & Breakfast.