“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 Sweetwater Station, Wyoming

Clickable Map of Fremont 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> Fremont County, WY (111) Carbon County, WY (60) Hot Springs County, WY (22) Natrona County, WY (100) Park County, WY (192) Sublette County, WY (48) Sweetwater County, WY (86) Teton County, WY (83) Washakie County, WY (17)  FremontCounty(111) Fremont County (111)  CarbonCounty(60) Carbon County (60)  HotSpringsCounty(22) Hot Springs County (22)  NatronaCounty(100) Natrona County (100)  ParkCounty(192) Park County (192)  SubletteCounty(48) Sublette County (48)  SweetwaterCounty(86) Sweetwater County (86)  TetonCounty(83) Teton County (83)  WashakieCounty(17) Washakie County (17)
Lander is the county seat for Fremont County
Sweetwater Station is in Fremont County
      Fremont County (111)  
      Carbon County (60)  
      Hot Springs County (22)  
      Natrona County (100)  
      Park County (192)  
      Sublette County (48)  
      Sweetwater County (86)  
      Teton County (83)  
      Washakie County (17)  
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1Wyoming (Fremont County), Sweetwater Station — Oregon Trail1841
Continental Divide at South Pass 35 miles WestMap (db m95775) HM
2Wyoming (Fremont County), Sweetwater Station — Sixth Crossing
Oregon-Mormon Trail and Sixth Crossing of Sweetwater River Willie Handcart Company rescue site, 21 October 1856 and burial site of John Winford and eight others from that company John Linford Born 28 August 1808 England Died . . . Map (db m95742) HM
3Wyoming (Fremont County), Sweetwater Station — Sweetwater Station
The modern burg of Sweetwater Station is at the intersection of U.S. Highway 287 and State Route 135 in central Wyoming along the Sweetwater River. It is a place of scenic beauty and historic significance. Prehistoric groups camped along the . . . Map (db m95745) HM
4Wyoming (Fremont County), Sweetwater Station — Sweetwater WillowsWyoming's Wildlife
In summer, the trilling “Kroo-oo-oo” of the sandhill crane is heard along the Sweetwater River. The endangered whooping crane has been seen in the marshy meadows immediately south of this spot. The Sweetwater’s wide floodplain, enhanced . . . Map (db m95747) HM
5Wyoming (Fremont County), Sweetwater Station — The Sweetwater Valley
The Sweetwater Valley is the mid-section of the 2000 mile-long Oregon Trail. West of Casper, Wyoming, branches of that trail, meld into a single transportation corridor and here, paralleling the serpentine Sweetwater River, the trail approaches the . . . Map (db m95776) HM
6Wyoming (Fremont County), Sweetwater Station — 537 — Women of Sixth Crossing
Late in the year of 1856, the Willie and Martin Handcart Companies and the Hunt and Hodgetts Wagon Companies left Iowa City for their journey westward. Near this spot, these companies crossed the Sweetwater River for the sixth time, thus the name . . . Map (db m95743) HM
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Aug. 8, 2022