Bismarck in Burleigh County, North Dakota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
First News of Custerís Death
Few news stories have so electrified a nation.
This spot marked by
Sigma Delta Chi and N.D. Press Association
April 10, 1953
Erected 1953 by Sigma Delta Chi and N.D. Press Association.
Location. 46° 48.299′ N, 100° 47.087′ W. Marker is in Bismarck, North Dakota, in Burleigh County. Marker is on S 5th Street south of E Main Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bismarck ND 58501, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Pioneer Family (approx. 0.9 miles away); All Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Combat Wounded Veterans (approx. 0.9 miles away); Boxcar used in the 1st World War (approx. one mile away); Sakakawea Statue The Honorable John Burke (approx. 1.1 miles away); Commanding Officerís Quarters (approx. 4 miles away); Mandan Scenic Overlook (approx. 7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bismarck.
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