“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Beulah, Wyoming

Clickable Map of Crook County, Wyoming and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Crook County, WY (49) Campbell County, WY (6) Weston County, WY (17) Carter County, MT (8) Powder River County, MT (7) Butte County, SD (4) Lawrence County, SD (131)  CrookCounty(49) Crook County (49)  CampbellCounty(6) Campbell County (6)  WestonCounty(17) Weston County (17)  CarterCountyMontana(8) Carter County (8)  PowderRiverCounty(7) Powder River County (7)  ButteCountySouth Dakota(4) Butte County (4)  LawrenceCounty(131) Lawrence County (131)
Sundance is the county seat for Crook County
Beulah is in Crook County
      Crook County (49)  
      Campbell County (6)  
      Weston County (17)  
      Carter County, Montana (8)  
      Powder River County, Montana (7)  
      Butte County, South Dakota (4)  
      Lawrence County, South Dakota (131)  
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1 Wyoming, Crook County, Beulah — A Community Processing Plant
The enormous task of butchering began immediately after the kill. Adult men and women worked in teams to rapidly skin carcasses and begin cutting them into pieces small enough to be carried out of the sinkhole, possibly by adolescents. Meat . . . Map (db m113174) HM
2 Wyoming, Crook County, Beulah — Discovering the Vore Archaeological Site
The Vore site was discovered during the construction of Interstate Highway 90. A crew of archaeologists from the University of Wyoming spent two summers (1970 and 1971) determining the horizontal and vertical extent of the cultural materials . . . Map (db m113173) HM
3 Wyoming, Crook County, Beulah — Preparing for Impending Blizzards
Plains Indians required large quantities of meat and hides for food, shelter, clothing, and other material needs. Harvesting as many buffalo as needed by hunting on foot in the severe winter weather would be nearly impossible. Therefore, northern . . . Map (db m98094) HM
4 Wyoming, Crook County, Beulah — The Ideal Hunting Ground
Look around you! This valley was an excellent habitat for buffalo. The herd-gathering area was open grassland north, west, and southwest of the sinkhole. Natural drainage supplemented by man-made structures provided drivelines. The sinkhole was an . . . Map (db m98095) HM
5 Wyoming, Crook County, Beulah — Trapping Buffalo
Indians used a combination of drivelines, controlled harassment, and decoys to move the herd toward the intended trap. Here at the Vore site, drainages were probably used to keep the herd together and headed in the desired direction. In . . . Map (db m113175) HM
6 Wyoming, Crook County, Beulah — Understanding Bison Behavior Brought Success
Buffalo are fast, strong, and often unpredictable animals, but Indians understood bison behavior and used this knowledge effectively. For example, the Indians knew that manipulating herds of buffalo was easier than controlling individual animals. In . . . Map (db m98096) HM
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Oct. 2, 2023