Sturgis in Meade County, South Dakota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Erected 1978 by Sturgis Senior Citizens and Chamber of Commerce Centennial Committee. (Marker Number 556.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Cemeteries & Burial Sites. In addition, it is included in the South Dakota State Historical Society Markers series list. A significant historical date for this entry is August 19, 1876.
Location. 44° 24.656′ N, 103° 29.679′ W. Marker is in Sturgis, South Dakota, in Meade County. Marker is at the intersection of Sherman Street and Meade Street, on the right when traveling east on Sherman Street. Located in Bear Butte Cemetery in Sturgis. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Sturgis SD 57785, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Civilian Conservation Corps Camps (approx. 0.6 miles away); Bear Butte (Mato Paha) Indian CampCharles Nolin (approx. 0.9 miles away); Treaties are formed (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Fate of the Mail Carrier (approx. 0.9 miles away); Broken Promises (approx. 0.9 miles away); Charles Nolin, Pony Mail Carrier (approx. 0.9 miles away); Born of Opportunity (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sturgis.
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Credits. This page was last revised on October 17, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 17, 2021. This page has been viewed 42 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 17, 2021. • Mark Hilton was the editor who published this page.