Laramie, Wyoming, USA - 1916
Laramie, a city, the capital of Albany co., Wyo., is situated near the W. base of the Laramie Range of mountains, on the Great Laramie Plain and on the Union Pacific R., 57 miles NW. of Cheyenne. It is 7153 feet above the level of the sea and is surrounded by mountains and beautiful scenery. It contains a court-house, penitentiary, hospitals, public library, the Wyoming University, state agricultural college, etc., and has large railway- and ma chine-shops, rolling-mills, and manufactures of glass, leather, flour, etc. Near by is a fish-hatchery. It is an important supply point. Pop. in 1890, 6388 ; in 1900, 8207.
Lippincotts New Gazetteer: A Complete Pronouncing Gazetteer Or Geographical Dictionary of the World, Containing the Most Recent and Authentic Information Respecting the Countries, Cities, Towns, Resorts, Islands, Rivers, Mountains, Seas, Lakes, Etc., in Every Portion of the Globe, Part 1 Angelo Heilprin Louis Heilprin - January 1, 1916 J.B. Lippincott - Publisher
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