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Glenrock in Converse County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
 

Ferdinand V. Hayden

 
 
Ferdinand V. Hayden Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 17, 2015
1. Ferdinand V. Hayden Marker
Inscription.
To All Pioneers
Who passed this way
and
in memory of
Pioneer Geologist
Ferdinand V. Hayden
Chief U.S. Geological Survey
of the Territories
1867-78
Born at Westfield, Mass, 1829

 
Erected 1931 by William Henry Jackson, a member of the Dr. F.V, Hayden Expedition 1871-1878.
 
Location. 42° 51.725′ N, 105° 52.396′ W. Marker is in Glenrock, Wyoming, in Converse County. Marker is on South 5th Street near West Aspen Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 South 5th Street, Glenrock WY 82637, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 5 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Deer Creek Station (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Rock in the Glen (approx. half a mile away); Alah H. Unthank (approx. 4.9 miles away); Ada Magill (approx. 5.4 miles away); Big Muddy Oil Field (approx. 6 miles away).
 
More about this marker. This marker is located in Kimball Park.
 
Categories. Exploration
 
Ferdinand V. Hayden Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 17, 2015
2. Ferdinand V. Hayden Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 5, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 254 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 5, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
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