Make your own free website on Tripod.com
Other Historical Places
Old Fort Osage

HOME

The Goliad Massacre-The war for Texas Independence
The Alamo
Fort New Salem, near Clarksburg WV.
John Wayne's birhplace
Alamance N. Carolina- 1st battle of the Revolution?
Old Fort Osage
Mississinewa Indiana. 1812 battlefield
Old Fort Fredrick
Valley Forge

Here along the banks of the Missouri River,the fledgling nation created an outpost to trade with the Indians

osagesign.jpg

ftosage.jpg

osagefireplace.jpg

The fireplace in the trading post would have been a focal point of the forts society

tradingpost.jpg

officersquater.jpg

The officers quarters

bunks.jpg

The enlisted quarters were somewhat less luxurious....

window.jpg

A veiw of the Missouri River from the blockhouse

post.jpg

Disipline was a big part of outpost life

There was never a battle fought here,the local tribes were friendly 

This is a site well worth the time to visit.