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Rexburg in Madison County, Idaho — The American West (Mountains)
 

In Honor of the Rexburg Stake Pioneers

 
 
In Honor of the Rexburg Stake Pioneers Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, June 13, 2015
1. In Honor of the Rexburg Stake Pioneers Marker
Inscription.
Erected Sept. 28, 1935
In honor of the Rexburg Stake Pioneers
The founders of Rexburg, March 11, 1883
Thomas E. Ricks• Henry Flamm • Francis C. Gunnell • Fred Smith• William F. Rigby • Daniel Walters • Thomas E. Ricks, Jr. • Lorenzo Thorpe • Brigham Ricks • Heber Ricks • Leonard Jones • Willard Ricks • James M. Cook • Andrew S. Anderson, Surveyor

The Pioneer Call
“Go into the Snake River Country, found settlements, care for the Indians, stand upon and equal footing, and Co-operate in making improvements. Gain influence among all men, and strengthen the cords of the Stakes of Zion.”

John Taylor, George Q. Cannon, Joseph F. Smith
Members of the Rexburg Stake and Utah Pioneers Trails and Landmarks Association
 
Erected 1935. (Marker Number 54.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Utah Pioneer Trails and Landmarks Association marker series.
 
Location. 43° 49.642′ N, 111° 47.042′ W. Marker is in Rexburg, Idaho, in Madison County. Marker is on North Center Street. Touch for map. Marker is on the grounds of the Teton Flood Museum/Rexburg Tabernacle Civic Center. Marker is at or near this postal address: 51 North Center, Rexburg ID 83440, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers.
In Honor of the Rexburg Stake Pioneers Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, June 13, 2015
2. In Honor of the Rexburg Stake Pioneers Marker
Marker is located on the grounds of the Rexburg Tabernacle Civic Center
At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pioneer Park (here, next to this marker); Rexburg Tabernacle Centennial (here, next to this marker); The Teton Dam Flood Marker (here, next to this marker); Hitching Post (within shouting distance of this marker); Brigham Young University - Idaho (approx. 0.4 miles away); Rexburg Milling Company (approx. Ύ mile away); Thomas C. Neibaur Monument (approx. 3.7 miles away); North Fork Ferry (approx. 6.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rexburg.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
In Honor of the Rexburg Stake Pioneers Marker image. Click for full size.
By James R. Murray, June 13, 2015
3. In Honor of the Rexburg Stake Pioneers Marker
Close up of the bottom detail of the marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 13, 2015, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. This page has been viewed 280 times since then and 82 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 13, 2015, by James R. Murray of Elkton, Florida. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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