Wyoming Biography

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The [[Family History Library]] has a good collection of biographical materials on subjects such as women, cowboys, and prominent pioneers. Some examples of helpful biographical collections are:  
 
The [[Family History Library]] has a good collection of biographical materials on subjects such as women, cowboys, and prominent pioneers. Some examples of helpful biographical collections are:  
  
*Bartlett, Ichabod S. ''History of Wyoming''. Three Volumes. Chicago, Illinois: S.J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1918. {{FHL|189657|item|disp=FHL Book 978.7 H2b; Film 1000826 items 2-4}}. Volumes 2 and 3 contain biographical sketches. All three volumes are available '''[https://dcms.lds.org/view/action/ieViewer.do?dps_pid=IE57022&dps_dvs=1367023598122~958&dps_pid=IE57022&change_lng=en online]. &nbsp;'''Be patient while each volumes loads. &nbsp;It is worth it.<br>
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*Bartlett, Ichabod S. ''History of Wyoming''. Three Volumes. Chicago, Illinois: S.J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1918. {{FHL|189657|item|disp=FHL Book 978.7 H2b; Film 1000826 items 2-4}}. Volumes 2 and 3 contain biographical sketches. All three volumes are available '''[https://dcms.lds.org/view/action/ieViewer.do?dps_pid=IE57022&dps_dvs=1367023598122~958&dps_pid=IE57022&change_lng=en online]. &nbsp;'''Be patient while each volumes downloads on the internet<br>
  
 
*Beach, Cora May Brown. ''Women of Wyoming''. Two Volumes. Casper, Wyoming: S. E. Boyer, 1927. {{FHL|978.7 D3b|disp=FHL Book 978.7 D3b}}.
 
*Beach, Cora May Brown. ''Women of Wyoming''. Two Volumes. Casper, Wyoming: S. E. Boyer, 1927. {{FHL|978.7 D3b|disp=FHL Book 978.7 D3b}}.
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*Beard, Frances B. ''Wyoming from Territorial Days to the Present''. Three Volumes. Chicago, Ill.: American Historical Society, 1933. {{FHL|189661|item|disp=FHL Book 978.7 H2be; Film 1000827}}. Volumes 2-3 are biographical.
 
*Beard, Frances B. ''Wyoming from Territorial Days to the Present''. Three Volumes. Chicago, Ill.: American Historical Society, 1933. {{FHL|189661|item|disp=FHL Book 978.7 H2be; Film 1000827}}. Volumes 2-3 are biographical.
  
*''Progressive Men of the State of Wyoming''. Chicago, Ill.: A. W. Bowen, 1903. {{FHL|189602|item|disp=FHL Film 1000827 item 4}}. Available '''online''' through FHLC link.<br>
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*''Progressive Men of the State of Wyoming''. Chicago, Ill.: A. W. Bowen, 1903. {{FHL|189602|item|disp=FHL Film 1000827 item 4}}. This digital copy is available '''[https://dcms.lds.org/view/action/ieViewer.do?dps_pid=IE87478&dps_dvs=1367024324081~434&dps_pid=IE87478&change_lng=en online]''' through a FHL catalog link.<br>
  
 
=== Web Sites  ===
 
=== Web Sites  ===

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The best collection of published biographies in Wyoming is at the Wyoming State Archives. The American Heritage Center at the University of Wyoming also collects biographical works and has an online collection. Select University of Wyoming or Wyoming State Archives as the institution.

The Family History Library has a good collection of biographical materials on subjects such as women, cowboys, and prominent pioneers. Some examples of helpful biographical collections are:

  • Bartlett, Ichabod S. History of Wyoming. Three Volumes. Chicago, Illinois: S.J. Clarke Publishing Company, 1918. FHL Book 978.7 H2b; Film 1000826 items 2-4. Volumes 2 and 3 contain biographical sketches. All three volumes are available online.  Be patient while each volumes downloads on the internet
  • Beach, Cora May Brown. Women of Wyoming. Two Volumes. Casper, Wyoming: S. E. Boyer, 1927. FHL Book 978.7 D3b.
  • Beard, Frances B. Wyoming from Territorial Days to the Present. Three Volumes. Chicago, Ill.: American Historical Society, 1933. FHL Book 978.7 H2be; Film 1000827. Volumes 2-3 are biographical.
  • Progressive Men of the State of Wyoming. Chicago, Ill.: A. W. Bowen, 1903. FHL Film 1000827 item 4. This digital copy is available online through a FHL catalog link.

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