Wyoming, a Guide to Its History, Highways, and People

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Railroads: Interstate Lines: Union Pacific R.R. (UP); Laramie, North Park & Western R.R. (LNP&W); Chicago & North Western Ry. (Northwestern); Chicago, Burlington & Quincy R.R. ( Burlington); Colorado & Southern (C&S) (see Transportation Map).

Bus Lines: Interstate Lines: Black Hills Transportation Co., Burlington Transportation Co., Motor Transit Co., Interstate Transit Lines, Wood & Lair, Teton Transportation Co. ( Moran-Victor, Idaho via Jackson), Comet Motor Express Co., Inc. ( Dixon-Craig, Colo. via Baggs). Intrastate Lines: Salt Creek Transportation Co. ( Casper- Sheridan), Hays-Robinson Transportation Co. ( Casper-Lander), J. V. Rains ( Rock Springs-Pinedale-Jackson), Yellowstone Park Lines ( Cody- Yellowstone Park-Moran), Thomas Delgado ( Rock Springs-Winton- Dines-Reliance), Rock Springs-Superior Stage Line ( Rock Springs- Superior), W. H. Lewis ( Rock Springs-Moran), Wyoming Motor Way Co. ( Rawlins-Bairoil-Alcova-Casper), Gore & Young (Kemmerer- Gomer Coal Mine).

Airlines: United Air Lines to New York City, Salt Lake City, Seattle, San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Denver; Inland Air Lines ( Great Falls, Mont., Lewiston, Mont., Sheridan-Casper-Cheyenne and Scottsbluff, Neb., Rapid City, S.D.-Spearfish-Pierre, Huron). Airports: Cheyenne, Casper, Sheridan, Rock Springs, Laramie; emergency fields along commercial airlines (see Transportation Map).

Highways: Wyoming has 25,161 miles of highways open to travel, of which 4,352 miles are improved. Gasoline tax 5¢ (for highway routes see State Map).

Motor Vehicle Laws (digest): 60 m.p.h. maximum speed on open highways; 20 m.p.h. in business districts; 20 m.p.h. in school zones; 30

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Table of contents

Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Contents v
  • Introduction ix
  • Preface xix
  • Illustrations xxi
  • Maps xxv
  • General Information xxxi
  • Calendar of Annual Events xxxvii
  • PART I - Wyoming: Past and Present 1
  • Contemporary Scene 3
  • Natural Setting 11
  • Archeology and Indians 49
  • History 58
  • Transportation 79
  • Industry, Commerce and Labor 90
  • Agriculture 98
  • Education 109
  • Sports and Recreation 117
  • Folklore and Folkways 122
  • Literature 127
  • The Theater 137
  • Music 147
  • Art 155
  • Architecture 161
  • Part II - Cities 171
  • Casper 173
  • Cheyenne 183
  • Laramie 195
  • Sheridan 206
  • PART III - Tours 215
  • Tour 1 217
  • Tour 2a 251
  • Tour 2c 253
  • Tour 3 267
  • Tour 4a 292
  • Tour 4b 300
  • Tour 6 318
  • Tour 6a 339
  • Tour 7a 341
  • Tour 8 350
  • Tour 9 356
  • Tour 10 367
  • Tour 11 380
  • Yellowstone National Park 392
  • PART IV - Appendices 439
  • Chronology 441
  • Bibliography 449
  • Glossary 459
  • 1940 - Census Figures 467
  • Index 469
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