A selection of letters, correspondence, published material, ephemera, objects and photographs surrounding the life of William F. "Buffalo Bill" Cody.
Supported by OCLC, Mrs. Lynne Cheney, and a grant from the Wyoming Cultural Trust Fund, a program of the …
2,500 photographs taken by Wyoming photographer Charles Belden, documenting ranch life in Northwest Wyoming during the first half of the twentieth century.
Project was funded by a generous grant from the Carol McMurry Library Donor Advised Endowment Fund, …
A selection from the more than 300,000 images found in the McCracken Archives. Jack Richard was a journalist and professional photographer in Cody, Wyoming. Subjects include Yellowstone National Park, industries, portraits, ranching, and aerial photography.
A selection of images from the McCracken Research Library Archives collections related to Native American Plains Indian Tribes.
This project was made possible in part by a Museums for America grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
A selection of images by photographer Gabby Barrus related to the plant and animal inhabitants, geography, geology, ecology and exploration of the Yellowstone National Park and the surrounding area.
This project was made possible in part by a Museums for …
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