Camp Carlin
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member muddawber
N 41° 08.203 W 104° 50.857
13T E 512789 N 4553945
Quick Description: At one time, the second largest quartermaster depot in the U.S.
Location: Wyoming, United States
Date Posted: 5/13/2009 1:52:34 PM
Waymark Code: WM6CGG
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member robbdogg120
Views: 34

Long Description:
Camp Carlin (or Cheyenne Depot) 1867-1890, was 2nd largest quartermaster depot in the United States. In Wyoming it supplied Forts Russell, Sanders, Steele, Bridger, Washakie, Fetterman, Laramie, McKinney and Phil Kearney. In Nebraska, Forts Sidney, Omaha and Robinson. In Utah, Fort Douglas. In Idaho, Fort Hall and Meeker, Colorado. It supplied annuity goods for Indian tribes. Particularly the Red Cloud and Spotted Tail Agencies.
Marker Name: Camp Carlin

Marker Type: Rural Roadside

Group Responsible for Placement: Historical Landmark Commission of Wyoming

Date Dedicated: 1957

Addtional Information: Not listed

Marker Number: Not listed

Web link(s) for additional information: Not listed

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