Near McDermitt in Humboldt County, Nevada — The American Mountains (Southwest)
Erected by State Historic Preservation Office. (Marker Number 144.)
Location. 41° 56.575′ N, 117° 42.457′ W. Marker is near McDermitt, Nevada, in Humboldt County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 95 and S Road, on the right when traveling north on U.S. 95. Touch for map. The marker is located just south of the Red Mountain Travel Plaza. Marker is in this post office area: Mc Dermitt NV 89421, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sarah Winnemucca Hopkins (approx. 4.8 miles away).
Also see . . . Wikipedia Article on Fort McDermitt. Fort McDermit (or Fort McDermitt) was an American fort in Nevada. It was established on August 14, 1865, by Captain J. C. Doughty, of Company I of the 2nd Regiment California Volunteer Cavalry, on orders of Lt. Col. Charles McDermit, Commander, Military District Nevada, as the Quinn River Camp No. 33. It was located near Quinn River Station on the East Fork of the Quinn River. (Submitted on August 26, 2017.)
Categories. • Forts, Castles • Native Americans • Wars, US Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on August 26, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 26, 2017, by Roy Tuason of Sunnyvale, California. This page has been viewed 109 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 26, 2017, by Roy Tuason of Sunnyvale, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.