Completion of Fort Assiniboine, Montana.  Part of the northern chain of military posts, which includes Forts Pembina, Totten, Buford, and Assiniboine; new post needed near Wood Mountain, Montana; route used by hostile Indians coming from Canada to the Missouri and Yellowstone RIvers, and Indian agencies in Dakota.
Johnson's Bibliographic Reference
Serial Set Citation
Indian Agencies * Military Posts - Fort Assinaboine * Military Posts - Fort Buford * Military Posts - Fort Pembina * Military Posts - Fort Totten * Military Posts - Montana * Montana - Military Posts
Senate Executive Document
Congressional Document Number
S. Exec. Doc. No. 57, 46th Cong., 2nd Sess. (1880)
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