Today In Wyoming's History: February 19: 1864 William F. Cody joined the 7th Volunteer Kansas Cavalry. 1887 The final run of the Black Hills stage left Cheyenne. Attribution: ...
1942 Franklin D. Roosevelt signs Executive Order 9066, authorizing the removal of any or all people from military areas "as deemed necessary or desirable." This would lead to internment camps, including Heart Mountain near Cody.
Map showing interment camps and other aspects of the exclusion of ethnic Japanese from the Pacific Coast during World War Two.
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Today In Wyoming's History: February 19
Entry from Today In Wyoming's History from yesterday. I've linked it in,a s I think its the first time I've seen a map that detailed Internment camps related to the Exclusion Area during World War Two.