Niobrara County
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Title:Niobrara County
History:The Eleventh State Legislature created and defined the boundary of Niobrara County on February 14, 1911. It was organized on January 8, 1913 with Lusk as its county seat. (Wyoming Historical Blue Book, 1946)
County:Niobrara
Feature Category:Special Features
Origin Of Name:Named for the Niobrara River. Niobrara, a word in the Omaha Indian language, means "flat" or "broad" river. Organized in 1913. County seat is in Lusk. (WPA)The Eleventh State Legislature created and defined the boundary of Niobrara County on February 14, 1911. It was organized on January 8, 1913 with Lusk as its county seat. (Wyoming Historical Blue Book, 1946)
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Topic:The War years, Niobrara County, Wyoming. Bryant, Winifred. [Dallas? Tex.] : Curtis Media, c1995.; Traildust and branding irons : brands and histories from Niobrara community ranches. [Niobrara County Cattlewomen].; Our heritage : Niobrarans and neighbors. Niobrara County Historical Society. [Lusk, Wyoming : Niobrara County Historical Society], c1987.; Pages from the past : stories from Niobrara County Homesteaders. Read, June Willson. [Lusk, WY] : Niobrara County Historical Society, 2009.; Nicole Lebsack. Niobrara County, Wyoming. WyoHistory.org; Niobrara County Library. Historical Archives. Web, 2015
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Document ID:11139491

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