Near Plevna in Custer County, Montana — The American West (Mountains)
After The Roundup
In O’Malley’s day, writing verse about life on the range was a common cowboy pastime and O’Malley was one of the best. His poem, “After The Roundup”, appeared in the Miles City STOCKMEN’S JOURNAL in 1893. Thirty years later, it had become the classic, “When the Work’s All Done This Fall.” Here is the refrain from the original poem:
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Arts, Letters, Music
Location. 46° 25.238′ N, 104° 4.478′ W. Marker is near Plevna, Montana, in Custer County. Marker can be reached from U.S. 12, on the right when traveling west. Located in rest area on north side of US 12, 27 miles west of Plevna, Montana. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Plevna MT 59344, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fallon County Jail (approx. 10˝ miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on August 20, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 20, 2020, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 59 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 20, 2020, by Roger Dean Meyer of Yankton, South Dakota.