Empire
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Name:Empire
Origin Of Name:Possibly named for the Empire Ranch. It was located on Sheep Creek in Goshen County. (WSL)Empire Post Office was established on April 10, 1912 with Russel Taylor as postmaster. It was discontinued on August 14, 1920 after which its mail was handled by the Torrington Post Office. (Wyoming Post Offices)
County:Goshen
Feature Category:Manmade Features
History:Empire Post Office was established on April 10, 1912 with Russel Taylor as postmaster. It was discontinued on August 14, 1920 after which its mail was handled by the Torrington Post Office. (Wyoming Post Offices)
More ReadingGuenther, Todd. “The Empire Builders: An African American Odyssey in Nebraska and Wyoming.” Nebraska History 89 (2008): 176-200.; Robert Galbreath. Making a Home in Empire, Wyo. WyoHistory.org
Document ID:11141698

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