Western Trails - Wyoming Collection

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Western Trails explored the adaptability/adoptability of the Colorado Digitization Project model for collaboration among cultural heritage institutions, focusing digitization efforts on a statewide basis. The State Libraries of Wyoming, Nebraska, and Kansas led these explorations. This collection represents the Western Trails contributions from the State of Wyoming.


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Heck Reel Article
Four page document detailing the history of the Heck Reel wagon train massacre, written in 1970 by Margaret Mitchell Wilson., Creation: These files are derived from 300 dpi, high-resolution (true-color) uncompressed TIFF images, that were scanned from the original document using a Microtek ScanMaker 4850 scanner. Use: image/jpg Original version: scanned image from an artcle by Margaret Mitchell Wilson.
Heck Reel Battle Area
Color Photograph of the area where the Heck Reel battle took place near the Oregon Trail., Creation: This file is derived from a 600 dpi, high-resolution (true-color) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original using a Microtek ScanMaker 4850 scanner. Original version: scanned image from a color photograph taken for the Platte County Historical Society.
Heck Reel Battle Area
Color Photograph of the area where the Heck Reel battle took place near the Oregon Trail., Creation: This file is derived from a 600 dpi, high-resolution (true-color) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original using a Microtek ScanMaker 4850 scanner. Use: image/jpg Original version: scanned image from a color photograph taken by Janette Chambers.
Heck Reel Battle Area
Color Photograph of the area where the Heck Reel battle took place near the Oregon Trail., Use: image/jpg Creation: This file is derived from a 600 dpi, high-resolution (true-color) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original using a Microtek ScanMaker 4850 scanner. Original version: scanned image from a color photograph taken by Janette Chambers.
Historic Fort Laramie
Color photograph of historic Fort Laramie., This file is derived from a 600 dpi, high-resolution (true-color) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original using a Microtek ScanMaker 4850 scanner.
Historic Fort Laramie
Color photograph of Historic Fort Laramie., This file is derived from a 600 dpi, high-resolution (true-color) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original using a Microtek ScanMaker 4850 scanner.
Historic Fort Laramie
Color photograph of historic Fort Laramie, This file is derived from a 600 dpi, high-resolution (true-color) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original using a Microtek ScanMaker 4850 scanner.
Historic Fort Laramie
Color photograph of historic Fort Laramie, This file is derived from a 600 dpi, high-resolution (true-color) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original using a Microtek ScanMaker 4850 scanner.
Historic Fort Laramie Guard House
Color photograph of the guardhouse at historic Fort Laramie., This file is derived from a 600 dpi, high-resolution (true-color) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original using a Microtek ScanMaker 4850 scanner.
Historic Fort Laramie Hospital Ruins
Color photograph of the ruins of the hospital at historic Fort Laramie., This file is derived from a 600 dpi, high-resolution (true-color) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original using a Microtek ScanMaker 4850 scanner.
Historic Fort Laramie Parade Grounds
Color photograph of the parade grounds at Historic Fort Laramie., This file is derived from a 600 dpi, high-resolution (true-color) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original using a Microtek ScanMaker 4850 scanner.
Historic Fort Laramie Parade Grounds
Color photograph of the parade grounds at Historic Fort Laramie., This file is derived from a 600 dpi, high-resolution (true-color) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original using a Microtek ScanMaker 4850 scanner.
Historic Fort Laramie Sutler's Store
Color photograph of the post traders' Sutler's Store at historic Fort Laramie., This file is derived from a 600 dpi, high-resolution (true-color) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original using a Microtek ScanMaker 4850 scanner.
Historic Fort Laramie Sutler's Store Interior
Color photograph of the interior of the post traders' Sutler's Store at historic Fort Laramie., This file is derived from a 600 dpi, high-resolution (true-color) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original using a Microtek ScanMaker 4850 scanner.
History Of The Diamond Ranch
History of the Diamond Ranch, These files are derived from 300 dpi, high-resolution (true-color) uncompressed TIFF images, that were scanned from the original document using a Microtek ScanMaker 4850 scanner. Original version: scanned image from the original booklet. An 8 page pamphlet detailing the history of the Diamond Ranch near Chugwater Wyoming, published by the Diamond Ranch in 1993.
Holster
A four piece brown leather holster. The holster consists of one piece folded over to hold the barrel of the pistol, a second piece along the back edge to cover the handle, a third piece to secure the handle and a fourth piece to loop onto a belt. The leather pieces are secured with brass rivets. 15 in. (l) x 7.5 in. (w) x 1.5 in. (th)., This file is derived using a high-resolution Olympus Mavica 1000 digital camera and saved as an uncompressed TIFF image. JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes Image/jpeg
Homestead Photograph Exhibit
Color Photograph of a homestead picture exhibit from the early 1900s, located in the Glendo Museum, Glendo, Wyoming, This file is derived from a 600 dpi, high-resolution (true-color) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original using a Microtek ScanMaker 4850 scanner.
Horseshoe Creek Beaver Slide
Color Photograph of a Beaver slide on Horseshoe Creek, Wyoming., THIS FILE IS DERIVED FROM A 600 DPI, HIGH-RESOLUTION (TRUE-COLOR) UNCOMPRESSED TIFF IMAGE, THAT WAS SCANNED FROM THE ORIGINAL USING A MICROTEK SCANMAKER 4850 SCANNER.
Horseshoe Creek, Wyoming
Color photograph of Horsehoe Creek, Wyoming, This file is derived from a 600 dpi, high-resolution (true-color) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original using a Microtek ScanMaker 4850 scanner.
Horseshoe Display
Color photograph of a horseshoe display located in the Glendo Museum, Glendo, Wyoming, This file is derived from a 600 dpi, high-resolution (true-color) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original using a Microtek ScanMaker 4850 scanner.
Hotel At The Grove Of Mamoth Trees, Calaveras, California
Watercolor painting of a three-story hotel and outbuildings encircled by redwood and other trees in Calaveras County, California., Master Tiff: 24 bit color, 600 ppi, 100% in size; Access Jpeg: 24 bit color, 150 ppi, 600 pixels across long dimension; Thumb Jpeg: 24 bit color, 72 ppi, 150 pixels across long dimension. Scanned by Justin White, Epson Expression 1640 University of Wyoming -- Western Trails Project
Houses In Acapulco
Watercolor painting of several adjoined houses in Acapulco, Mexico with mountains in the background., Master Tiff: 24 bit color, 600 ppi, 100% in size; Access Jpeg: 24 bit color, 150 ppi, 600 pixels across long dimension; Thumb Jpeg: 24 bit color, 72 dpi, 150 pixels across long dimension. Scanned by Justin White, Epson Expression 1640 XL flatbed scanner, Photoshop 5.5 software. University of Wyoming -- Western Trails Project
Houses In Salt Lake City
Watercolor painting depicting a wagon in front of houses in Salt Lake City, Utah with mountains in the background., Master Tiff: 24 bit color, 600 ppi, 100% in size; Access Jpeg: 24 bit color, 150 ppi, 600 pixels across long dimension; Thumb Jpeg: 24 bit color, 72 ppi, 150 pixels across long dimension. Scanned by Justin White, Epson Expression 1640 XL flatbed scanner, Photoshop 5.5 software. University of Wyoming -- Western Trails Project
Hudson River From West Point New York State
Watercolor painting of the Hudson River in New York state depicting sailing ships., Master Tiff: 24 bit color, 600 ppi, 100% in size; Access Jpeg: 24 bit color, 150 ppi, 600 pixels across long dimension; Thumb Jpeg: 24 bit color, 72 dpi, 150 pixels across long dimension. Scanned by Justin White, Epson Expression 1640 XL flatbed scanner, Photoshop 5.5 software. University of Wyoming - Western Trails
Hunton Diary Map
Map 2 included in "John Hunton's Diary, 1873-'75, volume 1", created by L.C. Bishop and published by the Lingle Guide-Review in 1956, This file is derived from a 300 dpi, high-resolution (true-color) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original using a Microtek ScanMaker 4850 scanner. Original version: scanned images from "John Hunton's Diaries, 1873-'75, Volume 1".
Hunton Diary Map
Map 1 included in "John Hunton's Diary, 1873-'75, volume 1", created by L.C. Bishop and published by the Lingle Guide-Review in 1956, This file is derived from a 300 dpi, high-resolution (true-color) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original using a Microtek ScanMaker 4850 scanner.
Independence Rock Ruts in Natrona County, Wyoming
Color photograph, derived from a slide transparency, of trail ruts near Independence Rock and Sweetwater Station in Natrona County, Wyoming., This file is derived from a 1,000 dpi, high-resolution (24-bit color) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original slide on a Nikon LS-2000 slide scanner. image/jpeg JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes Wyoming State Historic Preservation Office Collections [Is Part Of]
Independence Rock, Inscriptions
Color photograph of Independence Rock Inscriptions. Located along State Highway 220, approx. 19 miles northeast of Muddy Gap, Wyoming in Natrona County. The view is northeast looking at the inscriptions on the west side of the rock., This file is derived from a 720 dpi, high-resolution (3361 x 2614, 24-bit color) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original negative on an Epson Expression 1680 scanner. image/jpeg JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes
Indian Artifacts
Color Photograph of Indian artifacts collected by John Hoffman, now located in the Laramie Peak Museum in Wheatland, WY., This file is derived from a 600 dpi, high-resolution (true-color) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original using a Microtek ScanMaker 4850 scanner.
Indian Artifacts Mosaic
Color photograph of a mosaic made of Indian artifacts taken from Platte and Goshen counties, Wyoming, created by May Niefeld Cause in the 1970s, now located in the Laramie Peak Museum in Wheatland, WY., This file is derived from a 600 dpi, high-resolution (true-color) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original using a Microtek ScanMaker 4850 scanner.
Indian Grinding Stone
Color Photograph of an Indian grinding stone located in the Laramie Peak Museum in Wheatland, WY., This file is derived from a 600 dpi, high-resolution (true-color) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original using a Microtek ScanMaker 4850 scanner.
Indian Painting
Color photograph of a painting of a native american, created by Harry E. Dearinger ca. 1970s., This file is derived from a 600 dpi, high-resolution (true-color) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original using a Microtek ScanMaker 4850 scanner.
Industrial review : Platte County, Wyoming
A 36 page booklet with illustrations businesses and economies of Platte County communities in the 1920s, published by A.B. Tolliff, editor of the Platte County Times and World., These files are derived from 300 dpi, high-resolution (true-color) uncompressed TIFF images, that were scanned from the original document using a Microtek ScanMaker 4850 scanner.
Interior Carissa Mine, Fremont County, Wyoming
Black and white photograph of the interior of the Carissa Mine in Fremont County, Wyoming. The photograph was taken by J.E. Stimson., This file is derived from a 400 dpi, high-resolution (8-bit grayscale) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original using an Epson Expression 1680 scanner. Wyoming State Archives J.E. Stimson Collection [Is Part Of]
Interior Of Overland Trail Blacksmith Shop
Black and white photograph of the interior of the Overland Trail Blacksmith Building on the Phillip Mandel Ranch in Albany County, Wyoming. Located on Mandel Lane approx. one mile south of Herrick Lane. The view is west looking at the back and side wall of the building., This file is derived from a 720 high-resolution (3382 x 2614 ppi, 8-bit grayscale) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original negative on an Epson Expression 1680 scanner. Image/jpg JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes
Interior Store, Sunrise, Wyoming
Black and white photograph of the interior of a store in Sunrise, Wyoming. The photograph was taken by J.E. Stimson., This file is derived from a 400 dpi, high-resolution (8-bit grayscale) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original using an Epson Expression 1680 scanner.
Iron Kettle
Color photograph of an iron kettle found on the Cheyenne to Fetterman cutoff on the Horseshoe Creek, located in the Glendo Museum, Glendo, Wyoming., This file is derived from a 600 dpi, high-resolution (true-color) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original using a Microtek ScanMaker 4850 scanner.
Irrigated Oats On Morton Farm, Near Douglas, Wyoming
Black and white photograph of irrigated oats on the Morton Farm near Douglas, Wyoming. The photograph was taken by J.E. Stimson., This file is derived from a 400 dpi, high-resolution (8-bit grayscale) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original using an Epson Expression 1680 scanner. JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes
Irrigation Ditch for Irrigation Camp Area and Garden Plots
Black and white photograph of an irrigation ditch for irrigation camp area and garden plots at Lake Guernsey State Park. The photograph was taken by L.G. Temple., This file is derived from a 300 dpi, high-resolution (8-bit grayscale) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original using a Microtek ScanMaker 4800 scanner.
Irrigation Lateral and Some Green Ash Trees
Black and white photograph of an irrigation lateral and green ash trees at Lake Guernsey State Park. The photograph was taken by L.G. Temple, This file is derived from a 300 dpi, high-resolution (8-bit grayscale) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original using a Microtek ScanMaker 4800 scanner.

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