Near Fort Laramie in Goshen County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
The Pony Express
Erected by U.S. Department of the Interior, National Park Service - National Pony Express Centennial Association.
Location. 42° 12.233′ N, 104° 33.45′ W. Marker is near Fort Laramie, Wyoming, in Goshen County. Marker can be reached from County Road 53. Click for map. The plaque is attached to an obelisk located at Fort Laramie National Historic Site. The obelisk is situated on the sidewalk that connects the parking area to the Fort. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Laramie WY 82212, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named The Pony Express (here, next to this marker); Transcontinental Telegraph (a few steps from this marker); A Fatherís Grief . . . A Soldierís Honor (within shouting distance of this marker); The Sutlerís House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Sutlerís Store (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Bedlam Fort Laramie National Historic Site (within shouting distance of this marker); “Officers Row” (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Click for a list of all markers in Fort Laramie.
More about this marker. The plaque is one of several attached to the obelisk.
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