Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Fayetteville in Washington County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
 

Butterfield Stage Route

 
 
Butterfield Stage Route Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., August 9, 2012
1. Butterfield Stage Route Marker
Inscription.  

This tablet marks a part of the
Butterfield Stage Route
from St. Louis to San Francisco
1857 – 1860

 
Erected by Marion Chapter, D.A.R. and Major Bryan Pendleton Chapter, D.A.C.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: CommunicationsRoads & VehiclesSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the Butterfield Overland Mail, and the Daughters of the American Revolution series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1857.
 
Location. 36° 3.762′ N, 94° 9.467′ W. Marker is in Fayetteville, Arkansas, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of College Avenue (U.S. 71) and Center Street, on the right when traveling north on College Avenue. Marker is near the main entrance to the Historic Washington County Courthouse. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fayetteville AR 72701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Archibald Yell (a few steps from this marker); First Confederate Company Organized in Washington County (about 500 feet away,
Paid Advertisement
Click on the ad for more information.
Please report objectionable advertising to the Editor.
Click or scan to see
this page online
measured in a direct line); Guisinger Building (about 600 feet away); Significant Dates in Fayetteville History (about 700 feet away); Fayetteville Center Square (about 700 feet away); Evolution of Fayetteville (about 700 feet away); Lewis Brothers Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mrs. Young Block (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fayetteville.
 
Also see . . .  Butterfield's Overland Mail Company. Encyclopedia of Arkansas entry. (Submitted on September 29, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.) 
 
Butterfield Stage Route Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., August 9, 2012
2. Butterfield Stage Route Marker
Historic Washington County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
Photographed By William Fischer, Jr., August 9, 2012
3. Historic Washington County Courthouse
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 2, 2021. It was originally submitted on September 29, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 712 times since then and 64 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 29, 2012, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.

Share this page.  
Share on Tumblr
m=59888

CeraNet Cloud Computing sponsors the Historical Marker Database.
This website earns income from purchases you make after using our links to Amazon.com. We appreciate your support.
Paid Advertisement
Jul. 20, 2024