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Moose in Teton County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
 

Staying Cool

Menorís Ferry Storehouse

 
 
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By Bill Coughlin, July 27, 2015
1. Staying Cool Marker
Inscription.
Bill Menor safeguarded food here from animals and the elements. Under this storehouse Menor preserved root crops cooled by ice he cut during the winter.
 
Location. 43° 39.558′ N, 110° 42.728′ W. Marker is in Moose, Wyoming, in Teton County. Marker can be reached from Menors Ferry Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Moose WY 83012, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Water Filter (a few steps from this marker); Making it Last (a few steps from this marker); “Mean and Menor” (within shouting distance of this marker); Menorís Ferry (within shouting distance of this marker); A National Park Takes Root (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Maud Noble Cabin (about 500 feet away); Walk Back in Time (about 600 feet away); A Spiritual Heart in the Park (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Moose.
 
More about this marker. Marker is located in Grand Teton National Park, in the Menorís Ferry Historic District.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Staying Cool Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 27, 2015
2. Staying Cool Marker
Smoked, dried and canned goods were stored on the main floor of this storehouse, while root crops were stored in the cold, dark cellar.
Menorís Ferry Storehouse image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 27, 2015
3. Menorís Ferry Storehouse
Menor preserved the meat in the nearby smokehouse before storing it here.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 2, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 191 times since then and 57 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 2, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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