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History of Casper, Wyoming

Casper, Wyoming in 1912

Casper, Wyoming in 1912

Casper, Wyoming
Sunday, August 17, 2014

Our C-SPAN Cities Tour takes American History TV on the road. We feature the history of Casper, Wyoming throughout the weekend of August 16-18.

Hosted by our Charter cable partners, we toured Fort Caspar, the Salt Creek Oil Field and the Salt Creek Museum. We learned about the Johnson County War, the Teapot Dome Scandal and the life of former Vice President Dick Cheney. We also traveled the four historic routes that pass through Casper at the National Historic Trails Interpretive Center.

Updated: Monday, August 25, 2014 at 11:24am (ET)

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