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Historic Sites. It is located 2 miles south of the intersection of highways 28 and A former station on the Oregon Trail, it became a ghost town after later gold mines were closed. The entire community is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The closest town is Atlantic City, Wyoming.
Some people have moved back in. HistorySouth Pass City developed rapidly as a stage and telegraph station on the Oregon Trail during the s. The site of the first settlement in the area was about 9 miles south of present-day South Pass City, at what is today known as Burnt Ranch. Ingold was discovered in the vicinity, and a year later prospecting began on what would become the Carissa mine. Prospectors and adventurers quickly arrived and founded South Pass City.
Within a year, the community's population had swelled to about 2, One of those who arrived inwas Esther Hobart Morris. In she became the first woman in the United States to serve as a Justice of the Peace. At her urging inWilliam H. Bright, a saloon owner and representative to the Wyoming Territorial Constitutional Convention, introduced a women's suffrage clause into the territorial constitution.
When the constitution was approved by Territorial Governor John A. Campbell in DecemberWyoming became the first jurisdiction in the United States to grant women the right to vote, a right which was not granted women nationally until Plan my trip to United States with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock. Plan your trip to South Pass City Get a personalized trip A complete day by day itinerary based on your preferences. Start planning.
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