Park County
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Title:Park County
History:The Tenth Wyoming Legislature created and defined the boundaries of Park County on February 15, 1909. This was the first county created by State laws. Park County was organized on January 9, 1911 with Cody as its county seat. (Wyoming Historical Blue Book, 1946)
County:Park
Feature Category:Special Features
Origin Of Name:So named because it lies adjacent to the eastern boundary of Yellowstone National Park. Park County is noted for its scenic beauty and abundant wildlife. Organized in 1911. County seat is in Cody. (WPA)The Tenth Wyoming Legislature created and defined the boundaries of Park County on February 15, 1909. This was the first county created by State laws. Park County was organized on January 9, 1911 with Cody as its county seat. (Wyoming Historical Blue Book, 1946)
Type (DCMI):JPEG
Topic:Park County, Wyoming : facts and maps through time. Blevins, Bruce H. Powell, Wyo. : WIM Marketing, c1999.; The Park County story. Hicks, Lucille Patrick. Dallas, Tex. : Taylor Pub. Co., c1980; Lynn Johnson Houze. Park County, Wyoming. WyoHistory.org
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Document ID:11140471

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