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Near Fort Washakie in Fremont County, Wyoming — The American West (Mountains)
 

The Right Rev. George Maxwell Randall, D.D.

 
 
The Right Rev. George Maxwell Randall, D.D. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 30, 2016
1. The Right Rev. George Maxwell Randall, D.D. Marker
Inscription.
This tablet is erected to the memory of
The Right Rev. George Maxwell Randall, D.D.
Bishop of Colorado, Wyoming, and New Mexico. Born Nov. 23, 1810. Died Sept. 28, 1873. Who held his last service in this building on its former site at Wind River on August 19, 1873, when he baptized eleven Shoshone Indians including four grandchildren of Sacajawea.
This chapel
originally built by the government as a mission house for the Shoshones and used for many years as a school and house of worship was moved to this place in March, 1916.

 
Erected by Missionary District of Wyoming, Diocese of Colorado and Friends.
 
Location. 42° 59.574′ N, 108° 54.894′ W. Marker is near Fort Washakie, Wyoming, in Fremont County. Marker is on Cemetery Lane near Trout Creek Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Washakie WY 82514, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mrs. Maggie Richards and Mrs. Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Sacajawea (within shouting distance of this marker); Sacajawea Cemetery (within shouting
The Right Rev. George Maxwell Randall, D.D. Marker and Chapel image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 30, 2016
2. The Right Rev. George Maxwell Randall, D.D. Marker and Chapel
distance of this marker); a different marker also named Sacajawea (within shouting distance of this marker); The Shoshone-Episcopal Mission Boarding School (approx. half a mile away); Block House (approx. 1 miles away); Washakie (approx. 1 miles away); Fort Washakie World War II Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Washakie.
 
More about this marker. The marker and chapel are located in the Sacajawea Cemetery.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesChurches & Religion
 
Sacajawea Cemetery chapel image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, May 30, 2016
3. Sacajawea Cemetery chapel
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 27, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 27, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 169 times since then and 79 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 27, 2016, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California.
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