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Fort Laramie National Monument, Wyoming.

United States. National Park Service.

Fort Laramie National Monument, Wyoming.

by United States. National Park Service.

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in [Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Fort Laramie (Wyo.)
    • Subjects:
    • Fort Laramie National Monument.,
    • Fort Laramie (Wyo.)

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF769.F6 U6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination15 p. :
      Number of Pages15
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6444433M
      LC Control Number42038170
      OCLC/WorldCa30687692

      Richardsonian design. The Ames Monument is located about 20 miles (32 km) east of Laramie, Wyoming, on a wind-blown, treeless summit south of Interstate 80 at the Vedauwoo exit. The monument is a four-sided, random ashlar pyramid, 60 feet (18 m) square at the base and 60 feet (18 m) high, constructed of light-colored native pyramid features an interior Architect: H. H. Richardson.   Designations. J Presidential Proclamation No. Franklin D. Roosevelt established Fort Laramie National Monument containing acres.. The lands and structures were donated to the United States by the Historical Landmark Commission of Wyoming in the public interest to reserve such lands and structures.. Ap Congress .

      “Fort Laramie: Military Bastion of the High Plains” includes a foreword by Paul Hedren, 28 maps and illustrations, and an appendix, “Regiments Represented in the Fort Laramie Garrison, More Information. Fort Laramie National Historic Site. Fort Laramie . Wyoming State Parks, Fort Phil Kearny, and the City of Ranchester work together to maintain and administer this hidden gem, tucked into a curve of the Tongue at the foot of the Big Horns. Fort Phil Kearny State Historic Site shared an ers: K.

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Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ Author: David L. Hieb. Illustrated. 43p. Fort Laramie was a significant 19th century trading post and diplomatic site located at the confluence of the Laramie River and the North Platte River in the upper Platte River Valley in the eastern part of the U.S.

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Author: Hieb, David L. Title: Fort Laramie National Monument, Wyoming Series Title. OCLC Number: Description: 43 pages: illustrations, maps ; 24 cm: Contents: Early fur trade on the Platte, --Fort William, the first Fort Laramie, --Fort Platte and Fort John on the Laramie --The first emigrants --The Mormon migrations, --Fort Laramie becomes a military post --The California Gold Rush --The Fort Laramie Treaty Council.

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The gift shop and bookstore is operated by the Fort Laramie Historic Association. Every purchase you make directly benefits Fort Laramie National Historic Site - a portion of each sale supports the park's education, interpretive and preservation programs.

Members of the Fort Laramie Historical Association receive a 15% discount on their. I think Fort Laramie is a great place to spend a few hours if you enjoy learning about history. For National Park stamps - Scott’s Bluff, Nebraska is within two hours drive connected by good highway (although not interstate /5().

Located near the town of Fort Laramie in southeastern Wyoming, Fort Laramie National Historic Site preserves and interprets one of America’s most important locations in the history of westward expansion and Indian resistance. The fort was originally established in as a fur trading post, with beaver and bison acting as the main merchandise.

Fort Laramie National Monument is on a paved country road 3 miles southwest of the town of Fort Laramie, Wyo., which is on U.

26 midway between its junctions with U. 85 and The Burlington Railroad and Bus Lines offer service to the town of Fort Laramie, but there is no public transportation between the town and the monument.

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The acres of former military reservation land was proclaimed a national monument in by President Franklin D. Roosevelt. Today, the site is managed by the National Park Service.

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Fort Laramie, WY National Park Service Website. Fort Laramie National Monument, Wyoming, by David L. Hieb (Gutenberg ebook) Filed under: Fossil Butte National Monument (Wyo.) The Geological History of Fossil Butte National Monument and Fossil Basin, by Paul O.

McGrew and Michael Casilliano (Gutenberg ebook). Whether you’re on vacation in Wyoming or just traveling through, the state is home to an incredible range of national parks to visit. Nestled in the sweeping plains and hills of southeastern Wyoming, Fort Laramie National Historic Site provides a unique glimpse of the past.

A crucial outpost when it was first built in the s, Fort Laramie connected western fur traders with. Douglas C. McChristian (–) was a research historian for the National Park Service and a former National Park Service field historian at Fort Davis and Fort Laramie National Historic Sites and at the Little Bighorn Battlefield National is the author of numerous books, including Fort Bowie, Arizona: Combat Post of the Southwest, – and Fort Laramie.

Describes and illustrates the history of Fort Laramie between and and its importance as a trade center and military post. Also contains a concise bibliographic essay. Item National Park Service Handbook Author: Lavender, David. We started with Fort Laramie National Historic Site in Wyoming.

Fort Laramie began as a trading post for the fur trade, specifically buffalo hides. The fort was established in at the confluence of the Laramie and North Platte Rivers. Originally named Fort William, the fort soon faced competition from other trading posts. Inthe Wyoming Historical Landmark Commission focused public attention of the fort and bythe National Park Service representatives showed an interest in preserving Fort Laramie.

By Presidential Proclamation of Jthe fort became Fort Laramie National Historic Monument.Fort Laramie National Monument, Fort Laramie, Wyoming. 3 likes were here. Monument/5().Fort Laramie (founded as Fort William and known for a while as Fort John) was a significant 19th-century trading post and diplomatic site located at the confluence of the Laramie and the North Platte rivers.

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