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Platte River Crossing

  • Also Known As: Bennett's Crossing

  • Type: River Environment
  • Travel Genus: Sight
  • Sight Category: Site


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Timeline

Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
1846/07/00 Quincy Adams Shaw Researcher Sponsored by the American Fur Company, Parkman and his cousin Quincy Adams Shaw live for three weeks with the Oglalla Sioux in the basin of the Medicine Bow River. Francis Parkman on the Oregon Trail
1846/07/00 American Fur Company Sponsor Sponsored by the American Fur Company, Parkman and his cousin Quincy Adams Shaw live for three weeks with the Oglalla Sioux in the basin of the Medicine Bow River. Francis Parkman on the Oregon Trail
1846/07/00 Francis Parkman Researcher Sponsored by the American Fur Company, Parkman and his cousin Quincy Adams Shaw live for three weeks with the Oglalla Sioux in the basin of the Medicine Bow River. Francis Parkman on the Oregon Trail
1849/00/00
1900/00/00

Geography »

Physiography
Physiographic feature River Environment

Data »

Particulars for Platte River Crossing:
Criteria Consideration Commemorative property
Area of Significance Commerce
Area of Significance Communications
Area of Significance Exploration-settlement
Criteria Historic Event
Level of Significance National
Historic Use Road-related
Sight Category Site
Owner State
Area of Significance Transportation



US National Registry of Historic Places Data »

Accurate at time of registration:

PLACE DETAILS
Registry Name:
Registry Address:
Registry Number: 71000885
Resource Type:
Owner: State
CULTURAL DETAILS
Level of Significance: National
Area of Significance: Commerce, Transportation, Exploration-settlement, Communications
Applicable Criteria: Event
Criteria Consideration: Cemetery, Commemorative property
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Significant Year: 1849, 1900
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-Function: Road-related
Current Function: Education, Recreation and Culture, Funerary
Current Sub-Function: Cemetery Monument, Marker

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