Hot Springs County
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Title:Hot Springs County
History:The Eleventh State Legislature created and defined the boundary of Hot Springs County on February 9, 1911. It was organized on January 6, 1913 with Thermopolis as its county seat. (Wyoming Historical Blue Book, 1946)
County:Hot Springs
Feature Category:Special Features
Origin Of Name:Derived its name from the Big Horn Hot Springs, which are said to be the largest, medicinal hot springs in the world. It was organized in 1913 and was taken largely from Big Horn and Fremont Counties. County seat is in Thermopolis. (WPA)The Eleventh State Legislature created and defined the boundary of Hot Springs County on February 9, 1911. It was organized on January 6, 1913 with Thermopolis as its county seat. (Wyoming Historical Blue Book, 1946)
Type (DCMI):JPEG
Topic:Hot Spring [sic] County : memories from the past. Hot Springs County Pioneer Association (Wyo.) Thermopolis, Wyo. : The Association, c1996.; Hot Springs : a Wyoming county history. Milek, Dorothy Buchanan. Basin, Wy. (P.O. Box 48, Basin 82410) : Saddlebag Books, c1986.; Hot Springs County, Wyoming. Service, Alex. Chicago : Arcadia Publishing, c2002.; Annette Hein. Hot Springs County. WyoHistory.org
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Document ID:11141601

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