Lisco in Garden County, Nebraska — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
The Mormon Pioneer Trail
Following a rough trace blazed by earlier explorers, fur traders and missionaries, this pioneering group began laying out a route to the West that would alter be used by thousands of other Mormons and Forty-niners. These first pioneers established ferries, campsites, bridges and supply depots - improvements that earned the route it's name "The Mormon Trial."
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable Events • Roads & Vehicles • Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Mormon Pioneer Trail series list. A significant historical month for this entry is February 1846.
Location. 41° 29.948′ N, 102° 37.114′ W. Marker is in Lisco, Nebraska, in Garden County. Marker is on U.S. 26. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lisco NE 69148, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 2 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Imaginary Characters…. (approx. 2.1 miles away); Narcissa Whitman (approx. 7 miles away).
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 9, 2007, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana. This page has been viewed 2,875 times since then and 3 times this year. Last updated on November 20, 2007, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 16, 2007, by Christopher Light of Valparaiso, Indiana. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.