Mullan Road, Sec. 28; T9N, R10W, approximately 6 miles Southeas, Goldcreek, Powell County, MT
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approximately 6 miles Southeas, Goldcreek vicinity, MT
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Documentation compiled after 1968.
Survey number HAER MT-41
Building/structure dates: 1862 initial construction
Significance: Constructed 1859-1862, the road connected Fort Benton at the head of the navigation on the Missouri River with Fort Walla Walla in what is now southeast Washington. U.S. Army Lieutenant John Mullan commanded the project which was intended to facilitate the movement of troops between the Plains and the Columbia Plateau...
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