September 21

posted Sep 21, 2014, 5:19 AM by   [ updated Aug 18, 2015, 8:56 AM by Travis Pollok ]


1868 On September 21, 1868, the Union Pacific Railroad tracks reached Point of Rocks, Wyoming, not far from the western edge of the territory. (Ames, Pioneering the Union Pacific)

1891 Bald Mountain Post Office was established on September 21, 1891. Also called the "City of Broken Dreams" it was the location of the Bald Mountain Mining Camp, a placer gold mine.

1912 Snow in the Range ...