The Pony Express
Russell • Majors • Waddell
Founders • Owners • Operators
Erected by National Pony Express Centennial Association.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Pony Express National Historic Trail marker series.
Location. 42° 12.233′ N, 104° 33.45′ W. Marker is near Fort Laramie, Wyoming, in Goshen County. Marker is on County Road 53. Touch for map. The plaque is attached to an obelisk located at Fort Laramie National Historic Site. The obelisk is situated on the sidewalk that connects the parking area to the Fort. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Laramie WY 82212, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named The Pony Express (here, next to this marker); Fort Laramie (a few steps from this marker); Transcontinental Telegraph (a few steps from this marker); A Father’s Grief . . . A Soldier’s Honor (within shouting distance of this marker); The Sutler’s House (within
More about this marker. The plaque is one of several attached to the obelisk.
Categories. • Communications • Forts, Castles •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 3, 2011, by Mike Camero of Edwardsville, Illinois. This page has been viewed 545 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on November 3, 2011, by Mike Camero of Edwardsville, Illinois. 2. submitted on November 4, 2011, by Mike Camero of Edwardsville, Illinois. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.