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

John Hunton

 
 
John Hunton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 18, 2015
1. John Hunton Marker
Inscription.
Erected to the memory of
John Hunton
First President of the
Wyoming Pioneer
Association
Bullwhacker of the 60s
1839 ---- 1928

(Oregon Trail Memorial medallion)

 
Location. 42° 45.577′ N, 105° 23.404′ W. Marker is in Douglas, Wyoming, in Converse County. Marker is at the intersection of West Center Street and Meadowlark Lane, on the right when traveling west on West Center Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 400 West Center Street, Douglas WY 82633, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Douglas (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Chicago Burlington & Quincy Railroad (CB&Q) Wooden Caboose (about 700 feet away); Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad (CB&Q) 4-8-4 Steam Locomotive #5633 (about 700 feet away); Chicago & Northwestern Railway (C&NW) Steel Sheathed Wooden Day Coach (about 700 feet away); Good Roads Club (about 800 feet away); Douglas Railroad Interpretive Center (about 800 feet away); Fairmont Motor Car (about 800 feet away); Union Pacific Railroad Baggage Car (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Douglas.
 
More about this marker.
John Hunton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, September 18, 2015
2. John Hunton Marker
This marker is in front of the Wyoming Pioneer Association Museum located on the State Fairgrounds in Douglas.
 
Also see . . .  Wyoming Pioneer Association. Website for the Wyoming Pioneer Association. (Submitted on January 8, 2016, 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 January 8, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 214 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 8, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
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