Near Custer in Custer County, South Dakota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
The Hearst Highway
Dedicated to the memory of
Erected 1989 by the South Dakota State Highway Commission.
Location. 43° 49.174′ N, 103° 38.395′ W. Marker is near Custer, South Dakota, in Custer County. Marker is at the Click for map. The marker is at the entrance to the Crazy Horse Memorial being carved into the Black Hills. Marker is in this post office area: Custer SD 57730, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Needles Eye (approx. 5 miles away); Campsite of General Custer's Expedition (approx. 6.1 miles away); Civilian Conservation Corps Camp (approx. 6.7 miles away); Hill City (approx. 8.2 miles away); The Black Hills Central Railroad (approx. 8.5 miles away); Abraham Lincoln (approx. 10 miles away); George Washington (approx. 10 miles away); Rushmore Workers (approx. 10 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Custer.
Also see . . .
1. Legends of America. biography of George Hearst, father of a mining and publishing empire (Submitted on August 19, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.)
2. Phoebe Apperson Hearst Library. history page (Submitted on August 19, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.)
3. Hearst generosity benefited Lead. from Deadwood Magazine (Submitted on August 19, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.)
4. George Hearst - Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. George Hearst was a Senator from the State of California and father of William Randolph Hearst. (Submitted on August 19, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 779 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.