(Smoking Waters)In April of 1896 a treaty was signed whereby the Shoshone and Arapahoe Tribes gave the legendary Sacred Springs of Healing to the United States government and, subsequently, to the state of Wyoming. Upon signing the treaty, Chief Washakie proclaimed, "I have given you the springs, my heart feels good." The Indians referred to this historic event as the gift of Bah Guewana, orf the gift of the smoking waters.
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|Placed By||The Plaza Hotel|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 13th, 2016 at 9:02am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||12T E 725779 N 4836920|
|Decimal Degrees||43.65100000, -108.20030000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 43° 39.06', W 108° 12.018'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||43° 39' 3.6" N, 108° 12' 1.08" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 116 E Park St, Thermopolis WY 82443, US|
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