Dines
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Title:Dines
History:Dines Post Office was established on March 26, 1919 with Frank S. Yocum as postmaster. It was discontinued on January 31, 1955 after which its mail was handled by the Rock Springs Post Office. (Wyoming Post Offices) Postoffice in Sweetwater County, 30 miles southeast of Green River, the county seat. Rock Springs is the nearest railroad and banking point. Coal mining is the principal industry. Population 1,000. Altitude 7,000 feet. (Wyoming State Business Directory, 1922)
County:Sweetwater
Feature Category:Manmade Features
Origin Of Name:Named after Courtland Dines, one of the original owners of the coal company here. (WPA)Dines Post Office was established on March 26, 1919 with Frank S. Yocum as postmaster. It was discontinued on January 31, 1955 after which its mail was handled by the Rock Springs Post Office. (Wyoming Post Offices) Postoffice in Sweetwater County, 30 miles southeast of Green River, the county seat. Rock Springs is the nearest railroad and banking point. Coal mining is the principal industry. Population 1,000. Altitude 7,000 feet. (Wyoming State Business Directory, 1922)
Type (DCMI):JPEG
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Document ID:11140759

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