Local History and Genealogy


Books of interest in Wyoming Room

bulletMicrofilm of Crook County Newspapers
bulletSpecial Collections
bulletVertical File
bulletWyoming/Area maps
bulletGenealogy resources & links
bulletIndexing of Annals of Wyoming
bulletWyoming research resources
bullet Sundance Links
bullet Crook County Links
bullet Wyoming Links
bullet Black Hills Links
bulletU.S.S. Crook County
bullet Crook County Museum & Art Gallery

Newspaper Microfilm:  (* denotes gaps in coverage)
bullet The Times
December 4, 1913 through November 15, 1928*  
bullet The Sundance Times
May 17, 1928 through October 4, 2001
bulletSundance Gazette
Oct 25, 1884 through January 6, 1899*
bulletCrook County Monitor
January 2, 1895 through July 28, 1921*
bullet Crook County News
July 10, 1930-September 1933, Jan 1937-Feb 7, 1942
bulletWyoming Weekly Republican
June 30, 1890 through 1894*
bulletInter Mountain Globe
April 1914-February 1918, Dec 1920-Dec 1921
bulletLightning Flat Flash
January 1922-November 26, 1926
bulletWyoming Blade
January 1914-December 1917
bulletSundance Reform
June 16, 1892 through September 28, 1893
bulletHomesteaders Monthly Coyote
Isolated issues
bulletColony Coyote
Isolated issues
bulletWyoming Farmer
Isolated issues


bulletSpecial Collections:
Wyoming Statutes
Sundance High School annuals
Annals of Wyoming (in process of being indexed by Loretta Durfee)
Bob Brislawn collection on Spanish Mustangs
Wyoming Centennial scrapbooks
Diaries of Judge Harry Ilsley
Autobiographies of local residents (past & present):
   Amos Ewing
   Families of Richard & Rose Zella Proctor
   Family of Palmer Hegge
   Family of Ray Robinson
   Family of Willet Keyser
   Wes Huckins (World War II experiences)
   Adrian Kipp (World War II experiences)
   Harry Stanton Reynolds (Army experiences)
   Willie Stanton (Army experiences)
Collection of books which belonged to Anna Jean Rayburn


bulletVertical File:      Newspaper clippings, pamphlets
History on Beulah, Aladdin, Ranch A, Sundance, Crook County
Information on Sundance Mountain, Devils Tower, Inyan Kara Mountain
Information on Old Stoney & Old Library
Pamphlets on natural resources


bulletWyoming research resources:
WB01394_1.gif (313 bytes)Patent and Trademark Depository Library (Wyoming State Library)
Full-text patents from 1790 to present
Patent applications published since March 15, 2001
Pending and registered trademarks from 1871
Print and electronic search tools
USPTO documents
Commercial publications to assist with patenting & trademarking process
Trained librarians available for assistance
Paper volumes of the Official Gazette from the 1880s to present
WB01394_2.gif (313 bytes)Wyoming Inventors Database
Indexes U.S. patents in which one or more of the inventors are from Wyoming
Each record provides link to the scanned patent on the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office website
Covers 30 years of patents issued from 1972 to present day
Pre-1972 patents will be added periodically
Sundance Links Crook County Links
Community profile County profile
Sundance Area Chamber of Commerce Crook County info
Sundance Times newspaper Rootsweb.com
Penny Postcards from Wyoming Penny Postcards from Wyoming
Wyoming Links Black Hills Links
Official state site Black Hills info
Official state travel website  
Penny Postcards from Wyoming  
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