1913 On January 24, 1913, Lander's Wyoming State Journal published an article about the new town of Bonneville, which was to become the main division point for the Burlington Railroad in Wyoming. Bonneville was named for Captain B.L.E. Bonneville, an early explorer of Wyoming. Bonneville is currently a rail yard for the Bighorn Divide and Wyoming Railroad.
1964 Sheridan Inn was designated a National Historical Landmark.