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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Overland Diary Of James Akin Junior
Digital version of the eighty-sixth page from the "Overland Diary of James Akin, Jr." The diary is handwritten in black ink on blue and red lined buff colored paper. 5.8 in. (h) x 3.6 in. (w)., 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. JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes Image/jpeg
Overland Diary Of James Akin Junior
Digital version of the eighty-fifth page from the "Overland Diary of James Akin, Jr." The diary is handwritten in black ink on blue and red lined buff colored paper. 5.8 in. (h) x 3.6 in. (w)., 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. image/jpeg JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes
Overland Diary Of James Akin Junior
Digital version of the twenty-second page from the "Overland Diary of James Akin, Jr." The diary is handwritten in black ink on blue and red lined buff colored paper. 5.8 in. (h) x 3.6 in. (w)., Image/jpeg 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. JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes
Overland Diary Of James Akin Junior
Digital version of the twenty-eighth page from the "Overland Diary of James Akin, Jr." The diary is handwritten in black ink on blue and red lined buff colored paper. 5.8 in. (h) x 3.6 in. (w)., Image/jpeg 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. JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes
Overland Diary Of James Akin Junior
Digital version of the twenty-fifth page from the "Overland Diary of James Akin, Jr." The diary is handwritten in black ink on blue and red lined buff colored paper. 5.8 in. (h) x 3.6 in. (w)., Image/jpeg 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. JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes
Overland Diary Of James Akin Junior
Digital version of the twenty-sixth page from the "Overland Diary of James Akin, Jr." The diary is handwritten in black ink on blue and red lined buff colored paper. 5.8 in. (h) x 3.6 in. (w)., 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. image/jpeg JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes
Overland Diary Of James Akin Junior
Digital version of the twenty-ninth page from the "Overland Diary of James Akin, Jr." The diary is handwritten in black ink on blue and red lined buff colored paper. 5.8 in. (h) x 3.6 in. (w)., Image/jpeg 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. JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes
Overland Diary Of James Akin Junior
Digital version of the seventy-fourth page from the "Overland Diary of James Akin, Jr." The diary is handwritten in black ink on blue and red lined buff colored paper. 5.8 in. (h) x 3.6 in. (w)., 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. JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes Image/jpeg
Overland Diary Of James Akin Junior
Digital version of the seventy-seventh page from the "Overland Diary of James Akin, Jr." The diary is handwritten in black ink on blue and red lined buff colored paper. 5.8 in. (h) x 3.6 in. (w)., 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. image/jpeg JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes
Overland Diary Of James Akin Junior
Digital version of the seventy-sixth page from the "Overland Diary of James Akin, Jr." The diary is handwritten in black ink on blue and red lined buff colored paper. 5.8 in. (h) x 3.6 in. (w)., 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. image/jpeg JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes
Overland Diary of James Akin Junior
Digital version of the eighty-second page from the "Overland Diary of James Akin, Jr." The diary is handwritten in black ink on blue and red lined buff colored paper. 5.8 in. (h) x 3.6 in. (w)., 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. JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes Image/jpeg
Overland Diary of James Akin Junior
Digital version of the seventy-first page from the "Overland Diary of James Akin, Jr." The diary is handwritten in black ink on blue and red lined buff colored paper. 5.8 in. (h) x 3.6 in. (w)., 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. JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes Image/jpeg
Overland Diary of James Akin Junior
Digital version of the thirty-sixth page from the "Overland Diary of James Akin, Jr." The diary is handwritten in black ink on blue and red lined buff colored paper. 5.8 in. (h) x 3.6 in. (w)., Image/jpeg 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. JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes
Overland Diary of James Akin Junior
Digital version of the eighty-ninth page from the "Overland Diary of James Akin, Jr." The diary is handwritten in black ink on blue and red lined buff colored paper. 5.8 in. (h) x 3.6 in. (w)., 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. image/jpeg JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes
Overland Diary of James Akin Junior
Digital version of the sixty-eighth page from the "Overland Diary of James Akin, Jr." The diary is handwritten in black ink on blue and red lined buff colored paper. 5.8 in. (h) x 3.6 in. (w)., 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. JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes Image/jpeg
Overland Stage Station Marker
Black and white photograph of an Overland Stage Station Marker on Highway 130, west of Laramie, Wyoming in Albany County. The view is north., This file is derived from a 720 high-resolution (3404 x 2656 ppi, 8-bit grayscale) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original negative on an Epson Expression 1680 scanner. JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes Technical report Wyoming State Historic Preservation Office Collections [Is Part Of]
Overland Stage Trail - Trek No. One
Trek No. 11 of Emigrant Trail Treks led by L.C. Bishop, Albert Sims and Lyle Hildebrand, covered 127 miles of the Overland Stage Trail from Virginia Dale Stage Station, which is just in Colorado, to the North Platte Stage Station near Saratoga, Wyoming. Seventy five participants trekked in September 1960. Presentations were made: 1) Virginia Dale Stage Station on the Overland Route by Edith R. Williams; 2) More history of Virginia Dale by Mrs. W.J. Logand, Sr.; 3) Fort Sanders -- Sentinel of the Laramie Plains by Mary Lou Pence; 4) W.H. Lawrence Ranch by Amy Lawrence; 5) Short history of the Cooper Creek area by Mr. A.S. Gillespie; 6) History of Arlington by L.E. Dixon; 7) The Cherokee Pack Trail by Willing Richardson; 8) Medicine Bow Stage Station, now Elk Mountain Post Office by Willing Richardson; 9) Fort Halleck by Kleber Hadsell; and 10) Platte River Crossing by Leeland Grieve. ALTERNATE SUBJECTS: Trails--Overland--Rock Creek Crossing; Trails--Cherokee; Rocky Mountain Fur Company; Medicine Bow Stage Station (Wyo.); Virginia Dale Stage Station (Wyo.); Elk Mountain Trading Company Store; North Platte Stage Station (Wyo.); Cooper Creek Stage Station (Wyo.); Little Laramie Stage Station (Wyo.); Overland Stage Company; Hutton Ranch; Flag Ranch; Mandel Ranch; W.H. Lawrence Ranch; Cooper Cove Ranch; Historical Markers--Wyoming; Platte River Crossing; Fort Halleck (Wyo.); Fort Sanders (Wyo.); Military--Fifth Cavalry Brass Band; Military--Fourth Cavalry String Orchestra; Daughters of the American Revolution; Church; School; Road Agents; Wyoming State Historical Society; Wyoming State Historical Society--Albany County; Wyoming State Historical Society--Carbon County; Elk Mountain (Wyo.); Arlington, Wyoming; Gillespie, A.S.; Halleck, H.W., General; Bishop, L.C. [Loren Clark]; Sims, Albert; Hildebrand, Lyle; Carley, Maurine; Williams, Edith R.; Slade, Joseph A.; Slade, Jack; Spotswood, Robert; Taylor, William S.; Leach, S.C.; Mandel, Phillip; Lawrence, Amy; Photo: In Memoriam Loren Clark Bishop March 4, 1887 - February 20, 1961. Map: Emigrant Trail Trek No. 11 Sept. 17-18, 1960: map for Sept. 17th [L.C. Bishop, 1960]. Map: Emigrant Trail Trek No. 11 Sept. 17-18, 1960: map for Sept. 18th [L.C. Bishop, 1960]. Photo: Albert Sims [Pierre LaBonte, Jr.], application/pdf Creation: This 5.85 mega byte file is derived from a high-resolution GIF image that was scanned from the original using an Hewlett Packard ScanJet 3300C.
Overland Stage Trail- Trek No. Two
Trek No. 12 of the Emigrant Trail Treks covered 134 miles of the Overland Stage Trail. In August 1961, 68 trekkers travelled from Saratoga, Wyoming to Point of Rocks, Wyoming. A special tribute to Loren Clark Bishop, born at Old Fort Fetterman in 1885 and a man whose life was dominated by Wyoming history, was made by Archie R. Boyack. Other presentations were: 1) Platte River Crossing by Leeland Grieve; 2) Sage Creek Station by Ed Tierney; 3) Pine Grove Station by Mrs. Walter Lambertsen; 4) Bridger's Pass and Bridger Station by P.E. Daley; 5) Sulphur Springs Station on the Overland Trail by Edward R. McAuslan; 6) Waskie Station by Jerry Felton; 7) Dug Springs by Zita Winter; 8) LaClede Station by Ed Tierney; 9) Big Pond Station by Mrs. Emilie Hurd; 10) Black Buttes by Adrian Reynolds; and 11) Point of Rocks by Adrian Reynolds. ALTERNATE SUBJECTS: Wyoming State Historical Society; Wyoming State Historical Society--Carbon County; Wyoming State Historical Society--Sweetwater County; Platte River Crossing (Wyo.); Sage Creek Station (Wyo.); Pine Grove Station (Wyo.); Home Stations; Swing Stations; Continental Divide; Bridger Pass Overland Trail (Colo. And Wyo.); Bridger Station; Graves; Communication--Mail routes; Sulphur Springs Station (Wyo.); Waskie Station (Wyo.); Big Pond Station (Wyo.); Black Butte Station (Wyo.); Dug Springs Station (Wyo.); LaClede Station (Wyo.); Red Desert (Wyo.); Henderson, Paul; Hildebrand, Lyle; Carley, Maurine; Bishop, L.C. [Loren Clark]; Map: Overland Stage Trail - Trek No. 2. Photo: Pine Grove Stage Station [Mrs. W. Lambertsen]. Photos: Pine Grove Stage site; Remains of Pine Grove Station; Site of ford across North Platte River; Dug Springs Station; Sulphur Springs Station; Big Pond ruins; Waskie Station; Black Butte Station; Ruins LaClede Stage Station; [all by Paul C. Henderson], Creation: This 5.69 mega byte file is derived from a high-resolution GIF image that was scanned from the original using an Hewlett Packard ScanJet 3300C. application/jpeg
Overland Trail
Black and white photograph of the Overland Trail in Sweetwater County, Wyoming. The view is west, looking along the trail from a point just southwest of Point of Rocks Station., This file is derived from a 720 high-resolution (3340 x 2656 ppi, 8-bit grayscale) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original negative on an Epson Expression 1680 scanner. JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes Image/jpeg Wyoming State Historic Preservation Office Collections [Is Part Of]
Overland Trail Blacksmith Building
Black and white photograph 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 southwest looking at the (east) front and (north) side of the building., This file is derived from a 720 high-resolution (3340 x 2614 ppi, 8-bit grayscale) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original negative on an Epson Expression 1680 scanner. image/jpeg JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes Wyoming State Historic Preservation Office Collections [Is Part Of]
Overland Trail Blacksmith Shop
Black and white photograph of the Overland Trail Blacksmith Shop located on the Mandel Ranch on Mandel Lane approximately one mile south of Herrick Lane in Albany County, Wyoming. The view is west looking through the front door of the blacksmith shop toward the rear wall., This file is derived from a 600 dpi, high-resolution (3340 x 2765 ppi, 8-bit grayscale) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original negative on an Epson Expression 1680 scanner.
Overland Trail Blacksmith Shop
Black and white photograph of one side of the Overland Trail Blacksmith Shop located on the Mandel Ranch on Mandel Lane approximately one mile south of Herrick Lane in Albany County, Wyoming. The view is north looking at the side (south) of the blacksmith shop., Image/jpeg This file is derived from a 600 dpi, high-resolution (3340 x 2765 ppi, 8-bit grayscale) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original negative on an Epson Expression 1680 scanner. JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes
Overland Trail Blacksmith Shop
Black and white photograph of the Overland Trail Blacksmith Shop located on the Mandel Ranch on Mandel Lane approximately one mile south of Herrick Lane in Albany County, Wyoming. The view is northwest looking at the front (east) and side (south) of the blacksmith shop with the Mandel house in the background., This file is derived from a 600 dpi, high-resolution (3340 x 2765 ppi, 8-bit grayscale) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original negative on an Epson Expression 1680 scanner. image/jpeg JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes
Overland Trail Blacksmith Shop
Black and white photograph of the front of the Overland Trail Blacksmith Shop located on the Mandel Ranch on Mandel Lane approximately one mile south of Herrick Lane in Albany County, Wyoming. The view is west looking at the front (east) side of the blacksmith shop., This file is derived from a 600 dpi, high-resolution (3340 x 2765 ppi, 8-bit grayscale) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original negative on an Epson Expression 1680 scanner.
Overland Trail Marker
Black and white photograph of the Overland Trail Marker approximately 14 miles north of Saratoga, Wyoming in Carbon County off Highway 130. The view is west., Image/jpeg JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes This file is derived from a 720 high-resolution (3319 x 2635 ppi, 8-bit grayscale) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original negative on an Epson Expression 1680 scanner.
Overland Trail Marker
Black and white photograph of the Overland Trail Marker #11 in Carbon County, Wyoming. The view is west, looking at the marker from a paved Highway 130 turnout., This file is derived from a 720 high-resolution (3319 x 2614 ppi, 8-bit grayscale) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original negative on an Epson Expression 1680 scanner. JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes Image/jpeg
Overland Trail Marker
Black and white photograph of an Overland Trail Marker. The marker is eleven miles north of Saratoga, Wyoming in Carbon County, on the west side of Highway 130. The view is west., This file is derived from a 720 high-resolution (3404 x 2656 ppi, 8-bit grayscale) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original negative on an Epson Expression 1680 scanner. JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes Image/jpeg Wyoming State Historic Preservation Office Collections [Is Part Of]
Overland Trail Marker, Sweetwater County #8
Black and white photograph of the Overland Trail Marker #8 in the city of Sweetwater in Sweetwater County, Wyoming. The marker is located on the southeast corner of the City Hall Building., This file is derived from a 720 high-resolution (3340 x 2656 ppi, 8-bit grayscale) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original negative on an Epson Expression 1680 scanner. JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes Image.jpeg Wyoming State Historic Preservation Office Collections [Is Part Of]
Overland Trail Monument
Black and white photograph of the Overland Trail Monument #10 in Albany County, Wyoming. The view is east, looking at the monument from a gravel pullout along Highway 287., This file is derived from a 720 high-resolution (3340 x 2614 ppi, 8-bit grayscale) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original negative on an Epson Expression 1680 scanner. JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes Image/jpeg Wyoming State Historic Preservation Office Collections [Is Part Of]
Overland Trail Monument
Black and white photograph of the Overland Trail Monument #11 in Albany County, Wyoming. The view is south, looking at the monument from asphalt Highway 230 turnout., This file is derived from a 720 high-resolution (3340 x 2614 ppi, 8-bit grayscale) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original negative on an Epson Expression 1680 scanner. JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes Image/jpeg Wyoming State Historic Preservation Office Collections [Is Part Of]
Overland Trail Monument
Black and white photograph of the Overland Trail Monument #10 in Carbon County, Wyoming. The view is north, looking at the monument from a spot adjacent to trail and inside a fence paralleling County Road., This file is derived from a 720 high-resolution (3340 x 2656 ppi, 8-bit grayscale) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original negative on an Epson Expression 1680 scanner. JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes Image/jpeg Wyoming State Historic Preservation Office Collections [Is Part Of]
Overland Trail Monument
Black and white photograph of the Overland Trail Monument #12 in Albany County, Wyoming. The view is north, looking at the monument from a Highway 130 pullout., This file is derived from a 720 high-resolution (3319 x 2614 ppi, 8-bit grayscale) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original negative on an Epson Expression 1680 scanner. JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes Image/jpeg Wyoming State Historic Preservation Office Collections [Is Part Of]
Overland Trail Monument
Black and white photograph of the Overland Trail Monument near Elk Mountain in Carbon County, Wyoming. The view is north., This file is derived from a 720 high-resolution (3340 x 2635 ppi, 8-bit grayscale) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original negative on an Epson Expression 1680 scanner. JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes Image/jpeg Wyoming State Historic Preservation Office Collections [Is Part Of]
Overland Trail Painting
Color photograph of a painting depicting an overland wagon train and telegraph line in 1861, located in the Glendo Museum, 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.
Overland Trail Ruts
Black and white photograph of Oregon Trail Ruts located on the Miller Ranch on the west side of Mandel Lane, just south of the intersection with Herrick Lane in Albany County, Wyoming. The view is southeast., This file is derived from a 600 dpi, high-resolution (3340 x 2765 ppi, 8-bit grayscale) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original negative on an Epson Expression 1680 scanner. JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes English
Overland Trail Ruts
Black and white photograph of Oregon Trail Ruts located on the Miller Ranch on the west side of Mandel Lane, just south of the intersection with Herrick Lane in Albany County, Wyoming. The view is southeast., This file is derived from a 600 dpi, high-resolution (3340 x 2765 ppi, 8-bit grayscale) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original negative on an Epson Expression 1680 scanner. JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes English
Overland Trail Ruts
Black and white photograph of Oregon Trail Ruts located on the Miller Ranch on the west side of Mandel Lane, just south of the intersection with Herrick Lane in Albany County, Wyoming. The view is northwest., This file is derived from a 600 dpi, high-resolution (3340 x 2765 ppi, 8-bit grayscale) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original negative on an Epson Expression 1680 scanner. JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes Image/jpeg Wyoming State Historic Preservation Office Collections [Is Part Of]
Overland Trail Ruts
Color photograph, derived from a slide transparency, of Overland Trail Ruts in Fremont County, Wyoming. Located on the McIntosh Ranch near Split Rock., Image/jpeg JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes This file is derived from a 720 dpi, high-resolution (24-bit color) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original slide on a Nikon LS-2000 slide scanner. Wyoming State Historic Preservation Office Collections [Is Part Of]
Overland Trail Ruts
Black and white photograph of the Overland Trail in Sweetwater County, Wyoming. The view is west, looking along the trail from a point southwest of Point of Rocks Station., This file is derived from a 600 dpi, high-resolution (3340 x 2765 ppi, 8-bit grayscale) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original negative on an Epson Expression 1680 scanner. JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes Image/jpeg Wyoming State Historic Preservation Office Collections [Is Part Of]
Overland Trail Ruts
Black and white photograph of Overland Trail Ruts in Albany County, Wyoming. Located on the Miller Ranch off Mandel Lane and south of Herrick Lane. The view is southeast., This file is derived from a 720 high-resolution (3361 x 2635 ppi, 8-bit grayscale) uncompressed TIFF image, that was scanned from the original negative on an Epson Expression 1680 scanner. JPEG, Size: 2092752 bytes Image/jpeg

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