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Bismarck in Burleigh County, North Dakota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

The Pioneer Family

 
 
The Pioneer Family Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 20, 2015
1. The Pioneer Family Marker
Inscription.
Presented to the State of
North Dakota
by Harry Falconer McLean
to honor the memory of
the pioneers of
the great Northwest.

This plaque erected by
the Bismarck Chapter Pioneer Daughters.

< Back of Monument: >
No trails too rugged,
no obstacle too large,
no mountains too high.
to stop the sturdy
Frontiersmen
with sureness of purpose,
with daring and venture and
from generation to generation
the pioneering spirit moves always forward and onward
to greater goals.

 
Location. 46° 49.067′ N, 100° 46.971′ W. Marker is in Bismarck, North Dakota, in Burleigh County. Marker is at the intersection of E Boulevard Avenue and N 6th Street, on the right when traveling west on E Boulevard Avenue. Click for map. Marker is on the grounds of the North Dakota state capital. 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. All Veterans Memorial (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Combat Wounded Veterans (about 500 feet away); Boxcar used in the 1st World War (about 800 feet away); Sakakawea Statue
Back of Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 20, 2015
2. Back of Monument
(approx. 0.2 miles away); The Honorable John Burke (approx. 0.2 miles away); First News of Custerís Death (approx. 0.9 miles away); Commanding Officerís Quarters (approx. 4.7 miles away); Mandan Scenic Overlook (approx. 6.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bismarck.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
The Pioneer Family Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 20, 2015
3. The Pioneer Family Monument
Monument on the ND Capital Grounds image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 20, 2015
4. Monument on the ND Capital Grounds
Closeup of the Pioneer Family image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 20, 2015
5. Closeup of the Pioneer Family
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 183 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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