Dewey
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Title:Dewey
History:Dewey Post Office was established on April 28, 1899 with Simon J. Evans as postmaster. It was discontinued on November 29, 1902 after which its mail was handled by the Dietz Post Office. (Wyoming Post Offices) County postoffice in the northern part of Sheridan County, 8 miles from Alger Station, on the Burlington and Missouri Railway, the nearest railway point. Population, 10. (Wyoming State Business Directory, 1901-02)
County:Sheridan
Feature Category:Manmade Features
Origin Of Name:Location of the Dewey Coal Mine. (Wyoming State Business Directory, 1901-02) The original proposed name for the post office was Wales. (Wyoming Post Offices)Dewey Post Office was established on April 28, 1899 with Simon J. Evans as postmaster. It was discontinued on November 29, 1902 after which its mail was handled by the Dietz Post Office. (Wyoming Post Offices) County postoffice in the northern part of Sheridan County, 8 miles from Alger Station, on the Burlington and Missouri Railway, the nearest railway point. Population, 10. (Wyoming State Business Directory, 1901-02)
Type (DCMI):JPEG
Link:Search Wyoming Places
Document ID:11139740

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