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1859 - Captain W. F. Raynolds' expedition set out from Fort Pierre, SD, on their way to explore the upper Yellowstone, Gallatin, and Madison Rivers. They were the first of three military expeditions to pass through Jackson Hole, WY.

1961 - The Bradford Brinton Memorial & Museum opened to the public.

1976 - The J.C. Penney Home in Kemmerer, WY, was listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

1990 - The Gap Puche Cabin near Jackson, WY, was added to the National Register of Historic Places.




Wyoming Quotes

"In and about the Grand Canyon the rocks are nearly tinged a brilliant yellow."
- Captain Jones, who visited the Upper Yellowstone River in 1873



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