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Lander in Fremont County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
 

Lander Hotel

1874

 

— Grand Theater —

 
Lander Hotel Marker image. Click for more information.
Photographed By Barry Swackhamer, May 30, 2016
1. Lander Hotel Marker
Fremont County Pioneer Museum in Lander website entry:
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Inscription.  
The Lander Hotel was one of the first businesses on Lander’s dusty Main Street.  It began as an eating place and stopover for bull-team freighters on their way to Fort Washakie. It was a one-story, four-room log building built by Ben Decora.  Later additions were built of adobe and wood.
 
Erected by Fremont County Museum.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce.
 
Location. 42° 49.983′ N, 108° 43.807′ W. Marker is in Lander, Wyoming, in Fremont County. Marker is on Main Street (U.S. 287) near North 2nd Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 250 Main Street, Lander WY 82520, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bossert Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Fremont Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); Main Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Noble Hotel (within shouting distance of this marker); Palace Pharmacy, Albany Hotel, US Post Office
Lander Hotel Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Barry Swackhamer, May 30, 2016
2. Lander Hotel Marker
The marker is on the theater entrance door.
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(within shouting distance of this marker); IOOF Building - Golden Rule Store (within shouting distance of this marker); I.O.O.F. Building (within shouting distance of this marker); M.N Baldwin Co. (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lander.
 
Lander Hotel Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Fremont County Museum
3. Lander Hotel Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 17, 2022. It was originally submitted on July 18, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 338 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 18, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California.

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Sep. 27, 2022