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Fort Laramie Treaty of 1851 (Horse Creek Treaty)

Stone marker with a plaque
Stone marker with a plaque for the Fort Laramie Treaty of 1851 (Horse Creek Treaty)

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Plaque

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Present Treaty Site

The Horse Creek Treaty Roadside Marker is located one mile west of Morrill, Nebraska, on Highway 26. Beyond the treeline about 2 ¾ miles in front of the marker, Horse Creek flows into the North Platte River. There, the treaty was signed on September 17, 1851.

Fort Laramie National Historic Site, Scotts Bluff National Monument

Last updated: September 10, 2022