Dad
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Title:Dad
History:Dad Post Office was established on October 24, 1910 with Steve Adams as its postmaster. It was discontinued on January 31, 1940 and its mail then handled by the Rawlins Post Office. (Wyoming Post Offices)
County:Carbon
Feature Category:Manmade Features
Origin Of Name:Named for A.T. Dad Corlett. (WPA) Named for Dad Corlett, rancher in the vicinity. (Annals of Wyoming 14:3) The site of the post office was also known as Adams Ranch. (Wyoming Post Offices) Arthur T. Corlett received a patent on land at this location on February 12, 1891. (General Land Office Records)Dad Post Office was established on October 24, 1910 with Steve Adams as its postmaster. It was discontinued on January 31, 1940 and its mail then handled by the Rawlins Post Office. (Wyoming Post Offices)
Type (DCMI):JPEG
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Document ID:11140791

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