December 11

posted Dec 11, 2014, 6:41 AM by   [ updated Nov 1, 2018, 1:19 PM by State Library ]


188729.01-mile section of the main line of the Cheyenne and Burlington Railroad from the southern border of Wyoming (where it connected with the Colorado and Wyoming Railroad) northwest to Cheyenne, was completed and opened for business on December 11, 1887.

1914 Electric Lights for Riverton on this day in 1914.