Olympia in Thurston County, Washington — The American West (Northwest)
Marking the End of the Oregon Trail 1844
Erected 1913 by Sacajawea Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, Olympia, Washington.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Oregon Trail marker series.
Location. 47° 2.585′ N, 122° 54.068′ W. Marker is in Olympia, Washington, in Thurston County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Capitol Way South and Legion Way SE. Click for map. Marker is in the northwest corner of Sylvester Park. Marker is in this post office area: Olympia WA 98501, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. John Rankin Rogers (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington Women Win the Vote (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); POW AND MIA Monument (approx. half a mile away); The Medal of Honor Monument (approx. half a mile away); Masonic Lodge 1854-1971, (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Lone Tree (approx. 0.9 miles away); Ecological Connections (approx. 11.8 miles away); Mima Mounds: A Special Prairie (approx. 11.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Olympia.
Regarding Marking the End of the Oregon Trail 1844. In 1913,
The Sacajawea Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution was organized by thirteen Olympia women in 1905, with a charter was granted by the National Society in 1906.
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