Ft. Pierre
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member plainsdrifter358
N 44° 21.372 W 100° 22.482
14T E 390445 N 4912355
Quick Description: Ft. Pierre was first visited 31 March 1743 by Verendrye, who planted a lead plate near here to claim the region for France.
Location: South Dakota, United States
Date Posted: 6/28/2006 12:49:57 PM
Waymark Code: WMFWA
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member MNSearchers
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Long Description:
Ft. Pierre is the oldest continuous white settlement in the region of SD. Note the Casey Tibbs display in the center-right of the above photo. If you are intrigued by cowboys, this is the place to visit the home town artifacts and biograpy of one of the greatest! Check out the Pierre/Ft. Pierre Driving Tour of Historic Sites!
Pierre/Ft. Pierre Driving TourPierre/Ft. Pierre Area Map The maps above are at the same location as this Historic Marker. Plan to spend some time in this abundantly historic region. Enjoy!
Marker Name: Ft. Pierre

Marker Type: Roadside

Marker Text: Not listed

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