Near Crawford in Dawes County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Site of Red Cloud Indian Agency
Erected 1932 by Daughters of the American Revolution.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Native Americans. In addition, it is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1873.
Location. 42° 40.272′ N, 103° 26.206′ W. Marker is near Crawford, Nebraska, in Dawes County. Marker can be reached from Bridges to Buttes Byway (U.S. 20) 1.3 miles west of 1st Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3200 Bridges to Buttes Byway, Crawford NE 69339, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Red Cloud Agency (within shouting distance of this marker); German P.O.W. Camp (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Robinson and the Railroad (approx. 1.2 miles away); K-9 Training Area (approx. 1.3 miles away); Sea Level Bench Mark (approx. 1.4 miles away); Chief Crazy HorseOfficers’ Row, 1874-1875 (approx. 1˝ miles away); Cavalry Barracks/Cheyenne Outbreak (approx. 1˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Crawford.
Also see . . . Red Cloud Agency. (Submitted on May 28, 2021, by Connor Olson of Lemmon, South Dakota.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 30, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 28, 2021, by Connor Olson of Lemmon, South Dakota. This page has been viewed 102 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 28, 2021, by Connor Olson of Lemmon, South Dakota. • Devry Becker Jones was the editor who published this page.