Category Archives: Black Diamond

Campbell County

Campbell County     Campbell County, in northeastern Wyoming, is part of the Powder River Basin, which stretches from the crest of the Bighorn Mountains to the western Black Hills. A perfect habitat for the North American bison and other large mammals, for generations the region was a valued hunting ground for American Indians, especially the Lakota…
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City of Gillette

City of Gillette The City of Gillette, founded in 1891 and named for railroad engineer Edward Gillette, has grown considerably since its inception. The first school had been built in 1891, but the first bank, the Bank of Gillette, was not opened until 1902. A full telephone exchange was established in 1910. Five years later,…
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