How To Use This Site

How To Use This Site

This blog was updated on a daily basis for about two years, with those daily entries ceasing on December 31, 2013. The blog is still active, however, and we hope that people stopping in, who find something lacking, will add to the daily entries.

The blog still receives new posts as well, but now it receives them on items of Wyoming history. That has always been a feature of the blog, but Wyoming's history is rich and there are many items that are not fully covered here, if covered at all. Over time, we hope to remedy that.

You can obtain an entire month's listings by hitting on the appropriate month below, or an individual day by hitting on that calendar date.

We hope you enjoy this site.

Saturday, October 5, 2013

October 5

1877 Nez Perce Chief Joseph and 418 survivors were captured in the Bear Paw mountains.

1879 Final day of several days of action by the 5th and 9th Cavalry at Milk River, Colorado.

1911 President William H. Taft addressed an audience at Rock Spring.

1927  Mount Owen named that by the United States Geographic Board.  Attribution:  On This Day.

1942  Children at the Heat Mountain Internment Camp started school.

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