1863 - Virginia City - 1925

1863 - Virginia City - 1925 (HM2DHJ)

Location: Virginia City, MT 59755 Madison County
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Country: United States of America
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N 45° 17.634', W 111° 56.509'

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Fairweather and Party Discovered World's Richest Placer GroundMay 26, 1863
Most Important Center of Notorious Road Agent Activities1863-1864
Center of Montana's Famous Vigilante Organization1863-1864
Home of Montana's First Newspaper, The Montana Post1864
Montana's First Postoffice Established Here1864
Second Territorial Capital of Montana1865-1875
Montana's First Supreme Court Session Held Here1865
Seal of Montana Adopted Here1866
Marked by Madison County Federated Woman's Clubs
Placed ByMadison County Federated Woman's Clubs
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Date Added Saturday, January 12th, 2019 at 1:02pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)12T E 426150 N 5016031
Decimal Degrees45.29390000, -111.94181667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 45° 17.634', W 111° 56.509'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds45° 17' 38.04" N, 111° 56' 30.54" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)406
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 220 Wallace St, Virginia City MT 59755, US
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