February 20

posted May 20, 2014, 6:11 AM by vfe_ai_venice.beske@wyo.gov   [ updated May 20, 2014, 6:11 AM ]

1903 Evanston received an $11,000.00 Carnegie Library grant on February 20, 1903.

1911 Newcastle received a $12,500.00 Carnegie Library grant on February 20, 1911.

1913 The Wyoming Legislature approved an act that provided $2,500 for placing markers along the Oregon Trail. House Bill 39 introduced by Mrs. Miller "A bill for an act providing for the survey and marking of the Old Oregon Trail and other historic landmarks; making an appropriation therefor; and providing a penalty for the defacement of such monuments or markers" was signed by the Senate president on February 20, 1913 and sent to the Governor's Office. Governor Joseph M. Carey signed it the same day.