Verendrye Monument

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#1

Welcome to the official discussion about Verendrye Monument in South Dakota. Ask questions or share travel tips, experiences, pictures, or general comments with the community. For the story behind this place, check out the Atlas Obscura entry:
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#2

Why are there two different backgrounds for the monument?


#3

The pictures are taken from the other side.


#4

There’s info about the actual Verendrye Plate here:

And here’s a couple of images of it: