Welcome to historic fort benton montana this is the official site for the community of fort benton and offers an overview of all there is. Fort benton, montana fort benton is a city in and the county seat of chouteau county, montana, united states established in 1846, a full generation before the us.
A short history about fort benton - the civil war began at 4:30 am, april 12th, 1861, when the first confederate shell smashed into fort sumter the bloody war that followed cost the lives of 600,000 men. Fort benton is a city in and the county seat of chouteau county, montana, united states established in 1846, a full generation before the us civil war, fort. Historic old fort benton montana the fort presents a visual and interpretative experience into the fort stands as a monument to the men and the commerce that.
By ken robison [this article was published in the fort benton river press 9 august 2006] this continues the series of frontier sketches by historians at the joel f overholser historical research center in fort benton. Get directions, maps, and traffic for fort benton, mt check flight prices and hotel availability for your visit.
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Fort benton longhorn football 293 likes 6 talking about this fort benton high school football. The history of the settling of the american and canadian west is presented at fort benton, montana's remarkable museums. Fort benton (1845-1881) - established first as fort lewis (2), an american fur company fur trading post in 1845 it was moved in 1846 and rebuilt in 1850 renamed fort benton 25 dec 1850 after senator thomas hart benton of missouri. Find great deals on ebay for fort benton montana shop with confidence.