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.

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Wyoming Fact and Fiction: Indian Wars In The West

Wyoming Fact and Fiction: Indian Wars In The West: In 1825 President James Monroe, after looking at reports from his top advisors, created, what was called, the Indian Frontier between the M...

Thursday, December 10, 2015

Wyoming Fact and Fiction: Wyoming the Railroad and What If

Wyoming Fact and Fiction: Wyoming the Railroad and What If: The transcontinental railroad was a brainchild of Eastern businessmen and politicians in the 1830s. It took a while, about two decades befo...

Monday, December 7, 2015

Lex Anteinternet: The new economic normal?

Lex Anteinternet: The new economic normal?: I started this post off about a week ago, and then let it set as I was traveling for work.  In the meantime OPEC had their meeting, and I&#...

Lex Anteinternet: And the oil price war goes nuclear. . . or maybe s...

Normally I wouldn't link this post in here, but given as the price of oil impacts the state's economy so directly, I am on this occasion:



Lex Anteinternet: And the oil price war goes nuclear. . . or maybe s...: Given that so much attention has been focused on other things, many may have missed that Friday OPEC, lead by Saudi Arabia, failed to set c...

Friday, December 4, 2015

Wyoming Fact and Fiction: The Curious Case of Lieutenant Hugh Fleming

Wyoming Fact and Fiction: The Curious Case of Lieutenant Hugh Fleming: The Grattan Massacre, Aug 19, 1854, is often listed as the event that started the Indian wars on the plains. Anyone who is interested in ...