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As part of an assignment for a geography class, I had to do some explorations of local Native American places of interest. One I had never seen before was the Northwestern Band of the Shoshone cemetery located just south of Portage Utah. The area was once a farming community for the tribe bought by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints back in 1880. The community was active until the mid 70's at which point the land was sold off to ranchers and farmers. As of today, 10/2016, there is nothing left to see except the cemetery as well as an old church I didn't find. 

Even though the cemetery  is still used today by members of the tribe, it remains in a state of disarray. There are numerous markers buried in a sea of salt grass and sage brush as you can see below.

Washakie Cemetery