Ghost Ridge

Ghost Ridge (HM2EJK)

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N 48° 25.752', W 112° 41.937'

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With the disappearance of the buffalo in 1883, the entire tribe depended on the Agency for food. The agency failed to provide adequate rations during that winter, which resulted in over 600 tribal members starving to death. They were buried along the south ridge of the agency, which was called "Ghost Ridge, or the Country of the Dead by the Blackfeet."
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HM NumberHM2EJK
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Placed ByBlackfeet Nation
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Date Added Monday, February 25th, 2019 at 10:04am PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)12U E 374322 N 5365400
Decimal Degrees48.42920000, -112.69895000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 48° 25.752', W 112° 41.937'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds48° 25' 45.12" N, 112° 41' 56.22" W
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