Crow Agency in Big Horn County, Montana — The American West (Mountains)
Chief Plenty Coups
Last Chief of the Crows
—1848 - 1932 —
Plagued with the loss of the great buffalo herds, the confinement to reservations, disease, famine, and poverty, Chief Plenty Coups led the Crow people through a painful transition.
Gifted with vision, the power of impressive speech, honor and dignity, he developed into a nationally respected statesman and patriot. The Crow people strive to follow his example today.
Location. 45° 34.729′ N, 107° 26.86′ W. Marker is in Crow Agency, Montana, in Big Horn County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 212 and Frontage Road, on the right when traveling west on U.S. 212. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Crow Agency MT 59022, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. National Cemetery (approx. one mile away); Here We Remember the Fallen (approx. one mile away); Bear Paw Monument (approx. one mile away); Bear Paw Memorial (approx. one mile away); Wooden Leg Hill (approx. 1.1 miles away); Seventh Cavalry Horse Cemetery (approx. 1.1 miles away); Peace Through Unity (approx. 1.1 miles away); 1984 Archeological Survey (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Crow Agency.
Categories. • Native Americans •
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