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Yellowstone National Park in Park County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
 

Yellowstone National Park Chapel

 
 
Yellowstone National Park Chapel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Martin Schrattenholzer, August 29, 2017
1. Yellowstone National Park Chapel Marker
Inscription. Yellowstone National Park Chapel, erected 1913 at the suggestion of Honorable John W. Meldrum, first National Park U.S. Commissioner, and endorsed by Bishop William F. Nichols, Bishop Nathaniel S. Thomas, Bishop James J. Keane, Brigadier General Lloyd M. Brett. By Act of Congress, chapel provision introduced by Honorable Fancis E. Warren, U.S. Senator from Wyoming.
 
Location. 44° 58.363′ N, 110° 41.884′ W. Marker is in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, in Park County. Marker is on Grand Loop Road near Stable Street, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Yellowstone National Park WY 82190, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A Sense of Community (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named A Sense of Community (was within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported permanently removed. ); Guard Duty (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); At Guard (was about 500 feet away but has been reported permanently removed. ); Crime in Wonderland (about 500 feet away); A Most Fortunate Thing...
Yellowstone National Park Chapel Marker is to the left of the main doors. image. Click for full size.
By Martin Schrattenholzer, August 29, 2017
2. Yellowstone National Park Chapel Marker is to the left of the main doors.
(was about 600 feet away but has been reported permanently removed. ); A Soldier’s Life (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named A Soldier's Life (was approx. 0.2 miles away but has been reported permanently removed. ). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Yellowstone National Park.
 
More about this marker. This marker is on the exterior of the building's west wall.
 
Regarding Yellowstone National Park Chapel. Francis E. Warren was the last Governor of the Territory and the first Governor of the state. In the Civil War he was awarded the Medal of Honor.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. More information about this chapel.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 18, 2018. This page originally submitted on February 8, 2018, by Martin Schrattenholzer of Renton, Washington. This page has been viewed 56 times since then. Last updated on September 16, 2018, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 8, 2018, by Martin Schrattenholzer of Renton, Washington. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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