South Pass

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broad valley in southwest central Wyoming crossing the Continental Divide

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“South Pass.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/South%20Pass. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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