Image of Fort Fred Steele

Image of Fort Fred Steele (HM1ORQ)

Location: Sinclair, WY 82334 Carbon County
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Country: United States of America
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N 41° 46.669', W 106° 56.764'

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This Tranquil Image of Fort Fred Steele... (ca. June 1872), by its artistic commander Colonel Philippe Regis de Trobriand, 13th Infantry, belies the post's relatively brief, but dynamic history (1868-1886). This encampment on the south bank of the North Platte River was the subject of at least six artistic renderings by Colonel de Trobriand, who skillfully depicted military forts to which he was assigned. He also painted portraits of Native Americans and sketched their artifacts. His oil paintings of Chief Joseph hangs in the National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C.
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HM NumberHM1ORQ
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Placed ByWyoming Recreation Commission
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Date Added Thursday, October 22nd, 2015 at 5:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)13T E 338268 N 4626938
Decimal Degrees41.77781667, -106.94606667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 46.669', W 106° 56.764'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 46' 40.14" N, 106° 56' 45.84" W
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Area Code(s)307
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Co Rd 347, Sinclair WY 82334, US
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