Place and Time‎ > ‎October‎ > ‎

October 23

posted Oct 23, 2014, 5:26 AM by vfe_ai_venice.beske@wyo.gov   [ updated Aug 18, 2015, 9:34 AM by Travis Pollok ]

1908 On October 23, 1908, oil under great pressure was struck in the Salt Creek Oil Field.

 

1972 On October 23, 1972, President Richard M. Nixon signed legislation that created Fossil Butte National Monument.