Cody in Park County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
The Pony Express
1860-1861 -- 1960-1961
—Young Buﬀalo Bill Cody —
Erected 1961 by National Pony Express Centennial Association.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Pony Express National Historic Trail marker series.
Location. 44° 31.512′ N, 109° 4.392′ W. Marker is in Cody, Wyoming, in Park County. Marker can be reached from Sheridan Avenue near 8th Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 720 Sheridan Avenue, Cody WY 82414, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pioneer Stagecoach Drivers (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Yellowstone Fire Fighters (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Trail Town (approx. 1.6 miles away); The American Mountain Man (approx. 1.7 miles away); John Jeremiah "Liver Eating" Johnston Jim White (approx. 1.7 miles away); Phillip H. Vetter (approx. 1.7 miles away); Sampson E. Stilwell (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cody.
More about this marker. This marker is located at the base of the flagpole in from of the Buffalo Bill Center of the West.
Also see . . . William F. "Buffalo Bill" Cody - Buffalo Bill Center of the West. By the turn of the twentieth century, William F. Cody was arguably the most famous American in the world. No one symbolized the West for Americans and Europeans better than Buffalo Bill. (Submitted on November 27, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 27, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 175 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 27, 2015, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.