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Near Crawford in Dawes County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Crazy Horse

 
 
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By Connor Olson, May 25, 2021
1. Crazy Horse Marker
Inscription.  
On this spot
Crazy Horse
Ogallala Chief
was killed
Sept. 5, 1877

 
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Forts and CastlesNative AmericansWars, US Indian. A significant historical date for this entry is September 5, 1877.
 
Location. 42° 39.901′ N, 103° 27.921′ W. Marker is near Crawford, Nebraska, in Dawes County. Memorial can be reached from Bridges to Buttes Byway (U.S. 20) 0.2 miles south of Soldier Creek Road, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Harrison NE 69346, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Adjuncts Office/Guardhouse (a few steps from this marker); Fort Robinson (within shouting distance of this marker); Cavalry Barracks/Cheyenne Outbreak (within shouting distance of this marker); Officers’ Row, 1874-1875 (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Flight of the Cheyennes (about 600 feet away); 1909 Brick Barracks (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ft. Robinson (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sea Level Bench Mark (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Crawford.
 
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By Connor Olson, May 25, 2021
2. Crazy Horse Marker
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Credits. This page was last revised on May 30, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 26, 2021, by Connor Olson of Lemmon, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 45 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 26, 2021, by Connor Olson of Lemmon, South Dakota. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.

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