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Roadside historic markers are our windows to the past. They educate us, they make us curious to investigate, or they provide a nice excuse to take a break and stretch our legs while we read what happened here. This category is for those markers found in the state of Wyoming.
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Wyoming Historical MarkersCheyenne-Black Hills Trail -- W of Ft Laramie WY

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A granite roadside marker along US 26 west of Fort Laramie recalls the Cheyenne-Black Hills Wagon trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 2/3/2014

last visited: 8/7/2013

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Wyoming Historical MarkersRegister Cliff -- Register Cliff State Historic Site, nr Guernsey WY

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The state historic marker at Register Cliff, the famous landmark on the Oregon Trail, where Mama Blaster got buzzed at by a rattlesnake.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 1/31/2014

last visited: 8/7/2013

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Wyoming Historical MarkersThe US Army’s role in protecting the Oregon Trail is best described by the soldiers (3/3) -- OT Ruts State Historic Site nr Guernsey WY

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A series of six brown historical markers next to each other along the trail from the parking lot to the trail ruts -- this is 6th of 6, and third of a set of three markers on the same subject.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 1/31/2014

last visited: 8/7/2013

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Wyoming Historical MarkersThe US Army’s role in protecting the Oregon Trail is best described by the soldiers (2/3)-- OT Ruts State Historic Site nr Guernsey WY

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A series of six brown historical markers next to each other along the trail from the parking lot to the trail ruts -- this is 5th of 6, and second of a set of three markers on the same subject.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 1/31/2014

last visited: 8/7/2013

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Wyoming Historical MarkersThe US Army’s role in protecting the Oregon Trail is best described by the soldiers (1/3) -- OT Ruts State Historic Site nr Guernsey WY

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A series of six brown historical markers next to each other along the trail from the parking lot to the trail ruts -- this is 4th of 6, and first of a set of three markers on the same subject.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 1/31/2014

last visited: 8/7/2013

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Wyoming Historical MarkersForts, Stations, and Camps (continued) -- OT Ruts State Historic Site nr Guernsey WY

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A series of six brown historical markers next to each other along the trail from the parking lot to the trail ruts -- this is 3rd of 6, and the second of a set of 2 markers on the same subject.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 1/31/2014

last visited: 8/7/2013

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Wyoming Historical MarkersForts, Stations, and Camps -- OT Ruts State Historic Site nr Guernsey WY

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A series of six brown historical markers next to each other along the trail from the parking lot to the trail ruts -- this is 2nd of 6, and the first of a set of two markers on the same subject.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 1/31/2014

last visited: 8/7/2013

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Wyoming Historical MarkersThe United States Army and the Oregon Trail -- OT Ruts State Historic Site nr Guernsey WY

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A series of six brown historical markers next to each other along the trail from the parking lot to the trail ruts

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 1/31/2014

last visited: 8/7/2013

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Wyoming Historical MarkersOregon Trail Ruts - Oregon Trail Ruts State Historic Site nr Guernsey WY

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A state historic marker on Trail Rut Hill near Guernsey WY

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 1/31/2014

last visited: 8/7/2013

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Wyoming Historical MarkersWomen Pioneers of the Oregon Trail -- nr Guernsey WY

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The grave of Lucindy Rollins, an Oregon Trail pioneer who died here in 1849, was renovated and rededicated in 1934 to all of the women pioneers of the Oregon Trail.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 1/31/2014

last visited: 8/7/2013

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Wyoming Historical MarkersOregon Trail Pioneer Monument -- Casper WY

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The The Casper WY Oregon Trail Pioneer Memorial stands tall in a small park across from the Natrona County Courthouse

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 1/31/2014

last visited: 8/13/2014

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Wyoming Historical MarkersFort Casper -- Casper WY

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A bronze plaque on the Pioneer Monument obelisk in downtown Casper marks the spot of Fort Casper 1 mile west

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 1/31/2014

last visited: 8/7/2013

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Wyoming Historical MarkersRock Springs Coal Welcome Sign - Rock Springs WY

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This arched sign, has been welcoming visitors to Rock Springs since 1929 in several locations. It now resides just east of the historical Union Pacific depot in downtown Rock Springs.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Where's George

location: Wyoming

date approved: 1/28/2014

last visited: never

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Wyoming Historical MarkersFort Sanders - Laramie, WY

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Ft. Sanders protected travelers along the emigrant trails from 1866 to 1882 as well as crews for the construction of the Union Pacific Railroad.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member IJAdventures

location: Wyoming

date approved: 1/24/2014

last visited: 7/10/2006

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Wyoming Historical MarkersElk Antler Arches

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This Historical Marker on the northeast corner of Jackson Square is one of four identical signs on each corner of the Park.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member brwhiz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 1/24/2014

last visited: 8/25/2014

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Wyoming Historical Markers1st Lieutenant Vernon J. Baker - Cheyenne, WY

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1st Lt. Vernon J. Baker was a Congressional Medal of Honor recipient from WWII and the last 'Buffalo Soldier' to be so honored.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Wyoming

date approved: 1/24/2014

last visited: never

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Wyoming Historical MarkersBuffalo Soldiers - Cheyenne, WY

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This plaque explores the history of the 'Buffalo Soldiers' of which is the topic of the sculpture.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Wyoming

date approved: 1/24/2014

last visited: never

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Wyoming Historical MarkersThe Military 1867-1949 1867-1890 and 1949 to Present - Cheyenne, WY

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This series of three historic signs details the military history of what is now nearby Warren AFB.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1

location: Wyoming

date approved: 1/24/2014

last visited: never

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Wyoming Historical MarkersWagonhound Rest Area - Arlington, WY

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This historical marker talks about the many travelers to cross this route from Native Americans to modern Interstate drivers.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member IJAdventures

location: Wyoming

date approved: 1/24/2014

last visited: 1/25/2014

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Wyoming Historical MarkersMoorcroft Texas Trail - Moorcroft, WY

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This historical marker is located in the rest area off I-90 at the Moorcroft exit. It describes the history of the Moorcroft Texas Trail

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member onfire4jesus

location: Wyoming

date approved: 8/26/2013

last visited: 4/9/2013

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Wyoming Historical MarkersTexas Trail - Moorcroft, WY

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This stone historical marker is located in the rest area off I-90 in Moorcroft. It gives a brief history of the trail used to bring cattle to Wyoming from texas.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member onfire4jesus

location: Wyoming

date approved: 8/26/2013

last visited: 4/9/2013

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Wyoming Historical MarkersThe Overland Stage Line

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This Wyoming Historical Marker is located on the east side of US Highway 287 where it crosses the Colorado/Wyoming border.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member brwhiz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 3/22/2013

last visited: 6/27/2009

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Wyoming Historical MarkersJohn Wesley Powell Statue

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This Historical Marker is a plaque plus a statue of John Wesley Powell in front of the Old Post Office at the intersection of Cengter Street and Flaming Gorge Way in Green River, Wyoming.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member brwhiz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 3/22/2013

last visited: never

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Wyoming Historical MarkersNorm Nevills & A.K. Reynolds 1940's

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This Historical Marker is located east of the walkway near the southeast corner of Island Park on Expedition Island in Green River, Wyoming.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member brwhiz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 3/22/2013

last visited: never

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Wyoming Historical MarkersThe French Trio 1938

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This Historical Marker is located east of the walkway near the southeast corner of Island Park on Expedition Island in Green River, Wyoming.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member brwhiz

location: Wyoming

date approved: 3/22/2013

last visited: never

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