Acme
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Title:Acme
History:The Acme Post Office was established on February 17, 1909 with Archibald K. Craig as its first postmaster. It was discontinued in June, 1980. The name continues as an address. (Wyoming Post Offices) Country postoffice in Sheridan County, in a stockraising section. (Wyoming State Business Directory, 1910-11)
County:Sheridan
Feature Category:Manmade Features
Origin Of Name:Took name from coal mine located near the town. Acme, meaning "best" was settled in 1909. (WPA) Named to designate the coal mine situated there. (Annals of Wyoming 14:2)The Acme Post Office was established on February 17, 1909 with Archibald K. Craig as its first postmaster. It was discontinued in June, 1980. The name continues as an address. (Wyoming Post Offices) Country postoffice in Sheridan County, in a stockraising section. (Wyoming State Business Directory, 1910-11)
Type (DCMI):JPEG
Topic:Christiansen, Cleo. Sagebrush Settlements. Lovell, Wyo.: Cleo Christiansen, 1967.; The Black Diamond Trail Interpretive Plan. Wyoming State Parks and Cultural Resources, State Historic Preservation Office. Web, 2015
Link:Search Wyoming Places
Document ID:11140090

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