(Built in 1881)High ranking officers commonly kept chickens for their own use. The consumption of chickens and eggs provided a welcome change from meals of wild game and tough army beef. Individual soldiers and cooks utilizing company funds could purchase chickens and eggs from civilians. However, such items were a luxury which seldom appeared on the enlisted man's table.
|Placed By||National Park Service|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, August 11th, 2015 at 1:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||13T E 536399 N 4672376|
|Decimal Degrees||42.20270000, -104.55908333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 42° 12.162', W 104° 33.545'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||42° 12' 9.72" N, 104° 33' 32.7" W|
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|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling East|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near Unnamed Road, Fort Laramie WY 82212, US|
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