Missoula in Missoula County, Montana — The American West (Mountains)
Quartermaster's Root Cellar
Built 1908 Original to Fort Missoula
When Fort Missoula became the site for the Historical Museum at Fort Missoula in 1975, the root cellar was used as storage for Museum collections. In the 1990s, the root cellar was deemed unsafe for collections storage, and efforts were made to clean and preserve the root cellar and to properly store and catalog what was salvageable.
Today the root cellar remains empty, and is still cared for by the Historical Museum at Fort Missoula.
Erected by Historical Museum at Fort Missoula.
Location. 46° 50.608′ N, 114° 3.749′ W. Marker is in Missoula, Montana, in Missoula County. Marker is on Fort Missoula Road near E Road, on Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3400 Captain Rawn Way, Missoula MT 59804, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "Galloping Goose" (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Missoula Guard Tower (within shouting distance of this marker); Sliderock Lookout Tower (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Missoula Alien Detention Camp (about 700 feet away); a different marker also named Fort Missoula Alien Detention Camp (about 800 feet away); Fort Missoula Barrack Building (about 800 feet away); Fort Missoula Post Headquarters (approx. 0.2 miles away); T-1 Post Headquarters (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Missoula.
More about this marker. This marker and building are located on the grounds of Fort Missoula.
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Credits. This page was last revised on January 13, 2020. This page originally submitted on January 13, 2020, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 31 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 13, 2020, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.