Today is Wednesday, June 20, 2018
- Francis Emroy Warren was born. He served as a U.S. Senator from Wyoming from 1890-1893 and 1895-1929. He served as the first Governor of Wyoming.
- Fort Fred Steele was established to guard the men that were building the Union Pacific Railroad across southern Wyoming against Indian attacks.
- In Cheyenne, Thomas A. Cosgriff and his associates were granted a franchise for an electric railway. The first car ran on August 20, 1908.
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- Captain Jones, who visited the Upper Yellowstone River in 1873
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