Sand Creek Massacre National Historic SiteFor years, Cheyenne and Arapaho traveled and hunted the Great Plains in the shadow of the Rocky Mountains. But in 1858, gold fever struck in Colorado Territory. Miners rushed in and tens of thousands of settlers followed. Competition for land became great. Conflict was inevitable.
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|Placed By||National Park Service|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, March 11th, 2016 at 1:01pm PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||13S E 716831 N 4269706|
|Decimal Degrees||38.54936667, -102.51181667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 32.962', W 102° 30.709'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 32' 57.72" N, 102° 30' 42.54" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 54000-56424 County Rd W, Eads CO 81036, US|
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