Main Street Wyoming

Barbed Wire and Brands

Season 5 Episode 523 | 28m 31s Video has closed captioning.

Uncover the impact to Wyoming of two important events in the 1870’s: the invention of barbed wire and the official registration of brands. Joe Lawrence of Casper shares his extensive knowledge and collection of barbed wire and Bill Runner, the State of Wyoming Chief Brand Inspector, and historian Ann Noble talks about brands.

Aired: 01/01/95

Rating: NR

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