Jordan in Garfield County, Montana — The American West (Mountains)
The large bison herds were slaughtered for their skins and as a means to diminish the food source of the Indian nations. The 1850s saw the beginning of treaties that controlled the movement of Indians through reservations. Each subsequent treaty decreased the size of the Indian reservations. With the bison gone and the limitations of the reservations,
Erected by Montana Department of Transportation.
Location. 47° 18.757′ N, 106° 54.564′ W. Marker is in Jordan, Montana, in Garfield County. Marker is at the intersection of State Highway 59 and State Highway 200 on State Highway 59. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jordan MT 59337, United States of America. Touch for directions.
More about this marker. The marker is just south of the Montana 59 and Montana 200 intersection.
Categories. • Native Americans •
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 9, 2019. This page originally submitted on December 9, 2019, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 52 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 9, 2019, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.