How To Use This Site




How To Use This Site


This blog was updated on a daily basis for about two years, with those daily entries ceasing on December 31, 2013. The blog is still active, however, and we hope that people stopping in, who find something lacking, will add to the daily entries.

The blog still receives new posts as well, but now it receives them on items of Wyoming history. That has always been a feature of the blog, but Wyoming's history is rich and there are many items that are not fully covered here, if covered at all. Over time, we hope to remedy that.

You can obtain an entire month's listings by hitting on the appropriate month below, or an individual day by hitting on that calendar date.

We hope you enjoy this site.

Saturday, November 21, 2015

Wyoming Fact and Fiction: Butch - Sundance, and the Wild Bunch

Wyoming Fact and Fiction: Butch - Sundance, and the Wild Bunch: Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, two of the best know outlaws of the American West. Best known, but not that well known until the movie...

Thursday, November 12, 2015

Wyoming Fact and Fiction: Wyoming and the Military

Wyoming Fact and Fiction: Wyoming and the Military: Starting with Fort Laramie in 1849 Wyoming has a long history of positive involvement with the military. On the grounds of Fort Laramie ...

Monday, November 9, 2015

Wyoming Fact and Fiction: Wyoming's First School

Wyoming Fact and Fiction: Wyoming's First School: Being an old school teacher, I am always interested in reading about early day schools and especially the schools of Wyoming. Like many...

Sunday, November 1, 2015

Wyoming Fact and Fiction: Fort Laramie - Protecting the West

Wyoming Fact and Fiction: Fort Laramie - Protecting the West: In 1834, it was Fort William named after post founder, trapper/trader William Sublette.By 1841, the post was owned by the American Fur Co...