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Medora in Billings County, North Dakota — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Stephen Tyng Mather

July 4, 1887 - Jan. 22, 1930

 
 
Stephen Tyng Mather Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 20, 2015
1. Stephen Tyng Mather Marker
Inscription.
He laid the foundation of the National Park Service, defining and establishing the policies under which its areas shall be developed and conserved unimpaired for future generations. There will never come an end to the good that he has done.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Stephen Tyng Mather marker series.
 
Location. 46° 54.978′ N, 103° 31.546′ W. Marker is in Medora, North Dakota, in Billings County. Marker is on East River Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located in front of the Visitor Center in the South Unit of Theodore Roosevelt National Park. Marker is in this post office area: Medora ND 58645, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In honor of a President . . . and His Conservation Legacy (a few steps from this marker); Loading Dock (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Joe Ferris General Store (about 500 feet away); Medora Livery Stable (about 600 feet away); Medora Business District (about 600 feet away); Great Western Trail (about 600 feet away); Cowboys (about 600 feet away); Ralph “Doc” Hubbard (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Medora.
 
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Stephen Tyng Mather Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 20, 2015
2. Stephen Tyng Mather Marker
Marker in Theodore Roosevelt National Park image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 20, 2015
3. Marker in Theodore Roosevelt National Park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 15, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 192 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 15, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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