This Day in History
Wild Asp Cabin


On a day like today in the 1890’s...

In the last years of the nineteenth century, settlers swarmed into the farmlands of the West to establish homesteads. In 1890, the Census Bureau declared that there was no longer a frontier line, no longer an Old West.





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