TA Ranch Historic District

  • Also Known As: Smithsonian Site No. 48JO97

  • Address: Wy 196
  • Vicinity: E of Wy 196 on N Fork, Crazy Woman Cr
  • Travel Genus: Sight
  • Sight Category: Historic District



Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
1892/00/00 Ranch House is built at the TA Ranch. The barn and root cellar date from 1882 when the TA was established as one of the first ranches in Johnson County, Wyoming.
1892/04/10 Frank Wolcott Mercenary Sheriff Red Angus and a posse of 200 men besiege Wolcott's gunman at the TA Ranch. Johnson County War

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Particulars for TA Ranch Historic District:
Historic Use Agricultural fields
Historic Use Agricultural outbuildings
Area of Significance Agriculture
Historic Use Battle site
Structure Type Fortification
Sight Category Historic District
Criteria Historic Event
Owner Private
Historic Use Secondary structure
Historic Use Single dwelling
Other Description Vernacular, Log

US National Registry of Historic Places Data »

Accurate at time of registration:

Registry Name:
Registry Address:
Registry Number: 93000198
Resource Type:
Owner: Private
Architect: unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Attribute: Vernacular, Log
Other Certification: Date received-pending nomination
Level of Significance: Local
Area of Significance: Agriculture
Applicable Criteria: Event
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Significant Year: 1892
Historic Function: Domestic, Agriculture, subsistence, Defense
Historic Sub-Function: Single dwelling, Fortification, Agricultural fields, Secondary structure, Battle site, Agricultural outbuildings
Current Function: Agriculture, subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-Function: Single dwelling Secondary structure Agricultural fields Agricultural outbuildings

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