Historic Preservation


To preserve historic and sacred landmarks of the Comanche Nation

  • Performs technical review assuring total compliance under the NHPA.
  • Participates in public forums to enhance knowledge of the Nation and the general public.
  • Provides research on land records and produces maps for plotting of cultural sites.
  • Works with government officials, scholars, researchers, artists, educators, students, elders, and tribal members, on Comanche history matters.
  • Provides information to tribal members in the form of copies, photographs, language, history, and art.
  • Reproduces historical data for tribal members.
  • Promotes tribal functions.
  • Assists the Nation with legal issues on cultural resources (i.e. Medicine Bluff).
  • Provides general guidance for tribal programs.

Historic Preservation

Physical Address:
6 SW D Avenue, Suite C
Lawton, OK 73501
Phone: 580-492-1153
Fax Number: 580-595-9733
Mailing Address:
PO Box 908
Lawton, OK 73502


Historic Preservation
Martina Minthorn
Tribal Historic Preservation Officer


Theodore Villicana
THPO Technician
Kelly Banderas
THPO Administrative Assistant
Danna Key
THPO Assistant

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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