Prairie FiresPioneering was never easy. In Dakota, drought, and grasshoppers, blizzard, and prairie fires were all occupational hazards. In sparse timbered areas, the settlers lived in dugouts and sod houses, enduring the hardships common to all frontiersmen.
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|Placed By||South Dakota State Highway Commission and Herman Chilson, Borchild Peters, Esther Chilson, and Clara Lee|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, January 19th, 2017 at 9:03am PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||14T E 616496 N 5034728|
|Decimal Degrees||45.45636667, -97.51003333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 45° 27.382', W 97° 30.602'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||45° 27' 22.92" N, 97° 30' 36.12" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near SD-25, Roslyn SD 57261, US|
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