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1803 - The United States Senate authorized President Jefferson to take possession of the Louisiana Territory and establish a temporary military government.

1866 - Fort Philip Kearny was completed.

1991 - In Yellowstone National Park, the Steamboat Geyser erupted. It did not erupt again until 2000.

1996 - A magnitude 3.7 earthquake occurred about 72 miles from Green River, WY.

2010 - The U.S. Navy announced that the USS Wyoming would get six female officers by the end of 2011. It was also reported that the USS Georgia, USS Maine and USS Ohio would also get six female officers about the same time as the USS Wyoming.

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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