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Ten Sleep Inn, Ten Sleep, Wyoming
On front of card: 'Ten Sleep Inn. Ten Sleep, Wyoming.' on back of card: 'Ten Sleep, Wyoming On Black and Yellow Trail, U.S. No.16. Ten Sleep Inn is located in a fertile irrigated valley at the foot of the west slope of the Big Horn Mountains, near entrance to Ten Sleep Canyon. This is one of the most beautiful and picturesque canyons in the United States. The name Ten Sleep is of Indian origin; it was so called by the red men of early days because, when there was much intercourse between the Shoshones and Crows, this place was ten sleeps between reservations--their way of reckoning time. Ten Sleep Inn which has many furnished cabins, for rent by day or by week. You will find home cooking and excellent table service there. It is located on a fine trout stream, close to many points of interest, such as the Castle Gardens and the Honeycombs. W.H. Brokaw, Prop.'
J.L. Robbins Co.
Ten Sleep (Wyo.)
1 postcard : color ; 9 x 14 cm
Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
Postcards of motels, roadside attractions, restaurants, etc. in the United States (Accession 2007.214)
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Postcards of motels, roadside attractions, restaurants, etc. in the United States (Accession 2007.214), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
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