Pierre in Hughes County, South Dakota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
John Sutherland and the Capital Fights
Erected 2011 by State of South Dakota. (Marker Number 702.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Government & Politics. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #26 Theodore Roosevelt series list.
Location. 44° 22.192′ N, 100° 21.171′ W. Marker is in Pierre, South Dakota, in Hughes County. Marker is at the intersection of West Capitol Avenue and North Huron Avenue, on the right when traveling west on West Capitol Avenue. Marker is located beside the sidewalk, at the northwest corner of the intersection. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pierre SD 57501, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First and Only Hanging in Hughes County (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Old Hughes County Court House (about 500 feet away); Charles Hyde's Legacy (about 600 feet away); Hughes County Courthouse / Site of First Library in Pierre (about 800 feet away); Pierre Was A Cowtown / Reading Brands (approx. 0.3 miles away); Combat Wounded Veterans (approx. 0.4 miles away); Dedicated to You, A Free Citizen in a Free Land (approx. 0.4 miles away); South Dakota State Capitol (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pierre.
Credits. This page was last revised on October 19, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 1, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. This page has been viewed 103 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 3, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.