Main Street Historic District (Buffalo, Wyoming)

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Main Street Historic District
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Main Street Historic District (Buffalo, Wyoming) is located in Wyoming
Main Street Historic District (Buffalo, Wyoming)
Main Street Historic District (Buffalo, Wyoming) is located in the US
Main Street Historic District (Buffalo, Wyoming)
Location Main St., Buffalo, Wyoming
Coordinates 44°20′48″N 106°41′53″W / 44.34667°N 106.69806°W / 44.34667; -106.69806Coordinates: 44°20′48″N 106°41′53″W / 44.34667°N 106.69806°W / 44.34667; -106.69806
Area 5 acres (2.0 ha)
NRHP reference # 84003676[1]
Added to NRHP April 12, 1984

The Main Street Historic District of Buffalo, Wyoming, also known as Buffalo Main Street Historic District, is a 5-acre (2.0 ha) historic district that was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984. The district included 12 contributing buildings.[1]

According to its NRHP nomination, the district is "associated with and representative of the chain of events removal of Indian control, homesteading, cattle ranching and agricultural development, foreign investments, the tourist industry and mineral development which have made significant contributions to the broad patterns of Johnson County and Wyoming history."[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Molly Mooney and Christy Love (April 1983). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory/Nomination: Main Street Historic District / Buffalo Main Street Historic District" (PDF). National Park Service.  and accompanying 11 photos from 1983