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DIARIES & JOURNALS

FUR TRADE ERA (see also FUR TRADE & MOUNTAIN MEN)

Account (From the Lost Diary) of the Journey of the Overland Party From St. Louis Through the Rocky Mountains to the Columbia River Mouth - Wilson Price Hunt

Across the Plains to Oregon, 1832 - John Ball

Across the Rockies to the Columbia, 1834 - John Kirk Townsend

Autobiography - Stephen Hall Meek

Diary, 1825 - William H Ashley

Journal of a Trapper - Osbourne Russell

Journal, First Expedition to the Oregon Country, 1832 - Nathaniel J Wyeth

Journal, Second Expedition to the Oregon Country, 1834 - Nathaniel J Wyeth

Journey to the Rocky Mountains in 1839 - F A Wisleznius

Narrative, 1824-1829 - James Clyman

Narrative of Adventures, 1831 - Zenus Leonard

Narrative of Experiences in the Rocky Mountain Fur Trade, 1825-1835 - Robert Campbell

River of the West - Joe Meek

EMIGRANT DIARIES  (see also EMIGRANT TRAILS)

Across the Plains in 1844 - Catherine Sager Pringle

Across the Plains in 1864 - Anna Dell Clinkinbeard

Across the Plains to California, 1853 - James Woodworth

Constant Diary, 1852 - Isaac Constant

Diary, 1846 - Hiram Miller & James Reed

Diary on the Oregon Trail, 1847 - James Madison Coon

Emigrants Guide to Oregon and California, 1846 - Lansford W Hastings

From Clark County, Missouri, to California, 1865 - Ruth Shackelford

From the Atlantic to the Pacific Overland, 1865 - Demas Barnes

Gold Rush Diary, 1849 - Charles E Boyle

Gold Rush Diary, 1850 - George Bonniwell

Iowa to the Land of Gold, 1852 - Eliza Ann McAuley

Journal, 1857 - Joel Hills Johnson

Journal of the Trip to California, 1849 - Alphonse B Day

Journal of Western Travel: Wyoming - John McTurk Gibson

Journals of Incidents and Travels to California, 1849 - Stillman Churchill

Lafayette Spencer's Oregon Trail Diary, 1852 - Lafayette Spencer

Memoirs of Travel, 1852 - Newton G Finley

Miller-Reed Diaries, 1846 - Hiram Miller and James Reed

Names from the 1850 Journal - John Bailhache

Oregon Trail Diary, 1848 - William Porter

Pioneer Road Makers, 1843 - Ninevah Ford

Pioneers of 1859 - William and Lavina McCormick

Reminiscence, 1852 - Sarah Sprenger

Tour to the Oregon Territory, 1841 - Joseph Williams

Western Trip, 1850 - Abram Sortore

HOMESTEADERS & SETTLERS

Harvard Cook in the Wyoming Badlands, 1908 - Alcott Farrar Elwell

Letters of a Woman Homesteader, 1914 - Elinore Pruitt Stewart

MILITARY

Soldiering on the High Plains, 1864-1866 - Lewis Byram Hull

EDUCATION (see also individual counties)

COLLEGES & UNIVERSITIES

 

Casper College

Central Wyoming College

Eastern Wyoming College

Laramie County Community College

Sheridan College

Northwest College

Preston University

University of Wyoming

Western Wyoming College

SPECIAL-NEEDS SCHOOLS

For Wyoming's Children: A Half Century History of St Joseph's Children's Home, 1930-1980

Wyoming Boys' School

Wyoming Girls' School

Wyoming School for the Deaf

Wyoming State Training School

MISCELLANEOUS

Citizen of the Century Education Finalists

Cow-Belles Ring Cowbells: A History of Rural Schools In Albany County, Wyoming

History of the Catholic Schools in Wyoming

Wyoming Education Association

Wyoming Homeschoolers

Wyoming Music Educators Association

Wyoming Schools

Wyoming Science Teachers

Wyoming's Teachers

ENERGY (see also MINING & MINERALS)

POWER PLANTS

Alcova Power Plant

Boysen Power Plant

Buffalo Bill Power Plant

Dave Johnson Power Plant

Fontenelle Power Plant

Fremont Canyon Power Plant

Glendo Power Plant

Guernsey Power Plant

Heart Mountain Power Plant

Jim Bridger Power Plant

Kortes Power Plant

Laramie River Power Plant

Palisades Power Plant

Pilot Butte Power Plant

Spirit Mountain Power Plant

MISCELLANEOUS

Wyoming Geothermal Resources

Wyoming Solar Resources

Wyoming Wind Resources

ETHNIC GROUPS (see also NATIVE AMERICANS)   

AFRICAN-AMERICAN

African-Americans in Wyoming

Beyond the Pale: African-Americans in the Fur Trade West

Bibliographic Essay on the African American West

Black Fourteen: Williams vs Eaton, A Personal Recollection

Black Infantrymen in the West

Buffalo Soldiers on the Western Frontier

Buffalo Soldiers: Sorting Fact From Fiction

Emerging Civil Rights Movement: The 1957 Wyoming Public Accommodations Statute as a Case Study

Fired By Conscience: The Black 14 Incident at the University of Wyoming and Black Protest in the Western Athletic Conference

Vernon Baker

War Hero Looks Back on Life in the Trenches: Vernon Baker

Wheels of War

Wyoming Buffalo Soldiers

BASQUE

Basque Music and Dance

Basque Traditions Alive and Well in Wyoming

From Euskaldunak to Sheepmen: the Role of Language, Profession and Performance in (re)Imaging the Identity of Basque Americans in Johnson County, Wyoming

North American Basque Organizations

Something Special: 40 Years of Basque Radio in Buffalo, Wyoming ALHN-WYO FEATURE

Wyoming Basque Potatoes

CHINESE

Chinatown, Evanston, Wyoming

Chinese Accounts of the Killings at Rock Springs

Chinese Joss House Museum

Chinese Riot and Massacre of September 1885 ALHN-WYO FEATURE

Chinese Women in Evanston, 1869-1900

Evanston Chinatown Faunal Remains

Evanston Chinatown Historic Archaeological Site

Evanston's Chinatown and Residential Businesses

Massacre of the Chinese at Rock Springs, Wyoming

Mining For Blood

Rock Springs Is Killed: White Reaction to the Rock Springs Riot

Rock Springs Massacre: Labor Relations and Racism in 19th Century Wyoming

To This We Dissented: The Rock Springs Riot

Wyoming and the Chinese: Cultural Diversity, 1850-1895

Wyoming Chinese Populations

HISPANIC

La Cultura Project

Lovell's Mexican Colony

Resettling the West: Mexicans in Wyoming

JAPANESE (see also HEART MOUNTAIN)

Japanese in Southwest Wyoming

Japanese Residents of Sheridan County, Wyoming, 1903-1980 ALHN-WYO FEATURE

Subjects of the Mikado: The Japanese Community of Sheridan County, 1900-1930 ALHN-WYO FEATURE

MISCELLANEOUS

Ethnicity in Wyoming

Floriano and the Cloziani, Superior Wyoming, 1922

Grace Raymond Hebard and Americanization in Wyoming

Jews of Wyoming: Fringe of the Diaspora

Slovene Communities in Wyoming, 1912

Wyoming Collections in the Archive of Folk Culture

Wyoming Ethnic & Racial Heritage

EXPLORERS, FUR TRADERS & MOUNTAIN MEN (see also FUR TRADE ERA DIARIES)

GENERAL RESOURCES

1838 Rendezvous Association

Beyond the Pale: African-Americans in the Fur Trade West

Explorers and Voyageurs in Wyoming

Fur Traders and Trappers in Uinta County

Fur Trappers in Jackson Hole

Glossary of American Mountain Man Terms, Words & Expressions

John Wesley Powell Explores Wyoming's Green River

Lessons From the Fur Trade: Colonialism, "Boom-and-Bust," and a Trail to Somewhere Else

Library of Western Fur Trade Historical Source Documents

Museum of the Mountain Man

Real Rendezvous

Rendezvous

Rendezvous in the Rocky Mountains, 1825-1840

Rocky Mountain and Plains Indian Fur Trade

Upper Green River Rendezvous Site

Upper Green River Rendezvous Site National Historic Landmark

Who Discovered the South Pass?

INDIVIDUALS

Baker, Jim: Gravesite

Beckwourth, James

Bonneville, Captain

Bridger, James

Bridger, Jim

Colter, John

Fitzpatrick, Thomas "Broken Hand"

Fitzpatrick Thomas

Garrison, John "Jeremiah Johnson": Gravesite

Leigh, "Beaver" Dick

Leonard, Zenas

Robertson, John

Robidoux, Antoine

Smith, Jedediah

Verendrye, Pierre

GHOST TOWNS (see also individual counties)

Ghost Towns

Ghost Towns of Wyoming

Ghost Towns of Wyoming and Other Western States

Guide to the Ghost Towns of Wyoming

Wyoming Ghost Town Travel Guide

Wyoming Ghost Towns

GOVERNMENT & POLITICS

COUNTIES (see also individual counties)

County Courthouses

Name Derivations of Wyoming Counties

Organizing the Counties

Wyoming Counties

Wyoming Counties

Wyoming's County Names Have Changed Over the Years

ELECTED OFFICIALS & LEGISLATURE

First Wyoming Territorial Legislature

Justice of the Peace Records: Overlooked History

Legislative History of Wyoming Laws

Legislature

Library of Congress Wyoming Government Page

Roster of State Officers

State & Local Government on the Net

Wyoming Women in the Legislature

Wyoming's State Governors

Wyoming State Officers, From 1890

Wyoming's Territorial Governors

Wyoming U S Senators and Representatives in Congress, From 1890 to Today

INDIVIDUAL POLITICIANS

Arnold, Thurman

Barrett, Frank A

Blume, Fred H

Campbell, John Allen

Carey, Robert Davis

Cheney, Lynn

Cheney, Richard B

Harrison, William Henry III

Kendrick, John B

Moonlight, Thomas

Roncalio, Teno

Ross, Nellie Tayloe

Ross, Nellie Tayloe

Ross, William

Simpson, Alan Kooi

Simpson, Milward Lee

Van Devanter, Willis

Wallop, Malcolm

Warren, Francis E

ORGANIZATION

Brief Outline of the Wyoming Constitution

Conflict of Cultures

Contest for the Capital: The Capital Location Election of 1904

Constitution

Wyoming Builds Its Government

Wyoming Constitution: Document as Drafted by the Wyoming Constitutional Convention, September 1889

Wyoming Constitution: An Overview

MISCELLANEOUS (see also WOMEN'S SUFFRAGE)

Free Wyoming Project

History of the Wyoming Sales Tax and How Lawmakers Chose It From Among Severance Taxes, an Income Tax, Gambling, and a Lottery

State of Wyoming Homepage

Wyoming Popular Vote For United States President

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