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Farson in Sublette County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
 

To All Pioneers Who Passed This Way to Win and Hold the West

 
 
To All Pioneers Who Passed This Way to Win and Hold the West Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 11, 2011
1. To All Pioneers Who Passed This Way to Win and Hold the West Marker
Inscription. Route of Sublette cut-off from Big Sandy to Bear River. Traversed after 1843 by emigrants to Oregon and California.
 
Erected by Wyoming Historical Landmark Commission.
 
Location. 42° 13.279′ N, 109° 28.168′ W. Marker is in Farson, Wyoming, in Sublette County. Marker is on U.S. 191 just north of Old Luman Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Farson WY 82932, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 16 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Little Sandy Crossing (approx. 6.4 miles away); Pronghorn Antelope and the High Cold Desert (approx. 7.7 miles away); To the Brave Men Who Rode the Pony Express (approx. 7.8 miles away); The Big Sandy River (approx. 7.9 miles away); a different marker also named Little Sandy Crossing (approx. 7.9 miles away); Burning Wagons (approx. 15.4 miles away); Simpson's Hollow (approx. 15.4 miles away); The Utah War (approx. 15.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Farson.
 
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To All Pioneers Who Passed This Way to Win and Hold the West Marker image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 11, 2011
2. To All Pioneers Who Passed This Way to Win and Hold the West Marker
Oregon Trail image. Click for full size.
By Beverly Pfingsten, June 11, 2011
3. Oregon Trail
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 12, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland. This page has been viewed 521 times since then and 65 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 12, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.
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