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Tom Davis

Tom Davis

Historian Tom Davis grew up on a farm west of Greybull and now makes his home in Cody. He is fascinated by Wyoming’s transportation history. His book, Glimpses of Greybull’s Past: A History of a Wyoming Railroad Town from 1887 to 1967, won an award in 2004 from the Wyoming State Historical Society. 

Encyclopedia | In 1901, a Casper newspaper ran this account of a 140-mile stagecoach trip from Casper to Thermopolis. The journey lasts a night, a day and another night. Rough roads make sleep impossible. But the food is pretty good and the service friendly at the ranches along the way.
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