Fort Clark Archeological District

North Dakota Highway 200 Alternate, Stanton, North Dakota

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Photo taken by Jim Allen in Sept. 2017

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Description 

The sites of Mandan and Arikara Indian villages, and Fort Clark and Primeau's trading post.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 19, 1986
Reference number
86002800
Areas of significance
Archeology - Aboriginal; Archeology - Non-Aboriginal; Exploration/Settlement; Science
Levels of significance
National; State; Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; D - Information Potential
Property type
Site
Historic functions
Village site; Military facility; Pedestrian related; Graves/burials
Current function
Agricultural fields
Periods of significance
1850-1874; 1800-1824; 1825-1849
Significant year
1837
Number of properties
Contributing structures: 1
Contributing sites: 4
Non-contributing buildings: 4
Non-contributing structures: 9

Update Log 

  • October 14, 2017: Updated by Jim Allen: added coordinates & description
  • October 14, 2017: New photos from Jim Allen

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