Mills in Natrona County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
State of Wyoming
Caspar W. Collins
near this spot
July 26, 1865
Erected 1920 by Daughters of the American Revolution, Fort Caspar Chapter.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Oregon Trail marker series.
Location. 42° 50.694′ N, 106° 22.506′ W. Marker is in Mills, Wyoming, in Natrona County. Marker is on Platte Avenue near 9, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 901 Platte Avenue, Mills WY 82644, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Town of Mills (here, next to this marker); The “Mormon” Ferry (a few steps from this marker); Guinard Bridge (approx. half a mile away); Site of Old Platte Bridge (approx. half a mile away); The Upper Crossing (approx. half a mile away); The Road to Zion (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named The Mormon Ferry (approx. half a mile away); Reconstructed Fort Caspar (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mills.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 3, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 190 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 3, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.