Fort Robinson and Red Cloud Agency (NRIS 66000442)

Address: 2 mi. W of Crawford, Crawford, Nebraska. County/parish: Dawes.

71 contributing buildings.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places October 15, 1966.

Also known as:

  • See Also:Opera House Buildings in Nebraska 1867-1917 MPS

From Wikipedia:

Fort Robinson

Fort Robinson is a former U.S. Army fort and now a major feature of Fort Robinson State Park, a 22,000-acre (8,900 ha) public recreation and historic preservation area located 2 miles (3.2 km) west of Crawford on U.S. Route 20 in the Pine Ridge region of northwest Nebraska.

The fort was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1960 and is part of the Fort Robinson and Red Cloud Agency historic district. This includes Fort Robinson and the site of the second Red Cloud Agency (about 1.5 mi (2.4 km) to the east). The district also includes the Camp Camby site and the 1886 Percy Homestead. The fort is managed by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, with some individual buildings operated by the History Nebraska and the University of Nebraska.

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Architectural styles:

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National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/66000442

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