Lieutenant J.C. Fremont's Week in Sublette County Historical

Lieutenant J.C. Fremont's Week in Sublette County Historical (HM1TNG)

Location: Pinedale, WY 82941 Sublette County
Country: United States of America

N 42° 44.91', W 109° 35.832'

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On June 10th, 1842, J. C. Fremont left St. Louis to explore the Wind River Mountains, with Kit Carson as guide, Charles Preuss, topographer, L. Maxwell, hunter, and 20 Canadian voyageurs, including Basil LaJeunesse. Eight two-wheeled mule-drawn carts were used as far as the Platte River. The party crossed South Pass August 8th and camped here at "Two Buttes" August 9th. Leaving 10 men at Boulder Lake, the lieutenant ascended Fremont Peak August 15th, stayed here again August 17th, and on the 19th re-crossed South Pass. So ended Fremont's exploration of the Wind River Mountains and his stay in Sublette County.
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HM NumberHM1TNG
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Placed ByWyoming State Archives and Historical Department and the Wyoming State Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, August 11th, 2016 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)12T E 614806 N 4733840
Decimal Degrees42.74850000, -109.59720000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 44.91', W 109° 35.832'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 44' 54.6" N, 109° 35' 49.92" W
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Area Code(s)307
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 700 WY-353, Pinedale WY 82941, US
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