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Wyoming State Historical Society -- Publications & Artwork

Wyoming State Historical Society -- Publications & Artwork

Below are links to Wyoming State Historical Society publications, and to artwork produced for the Society.   Also, if you are needing help in getting a book published that features Wyoming history please click here.  For more details please email linda@wyshs.org, or call 307-322-3014.

Books Published by the Society - These books can be ordered via email to linda@wyshs.org or from your local bookseller.

  • ALL NEW -

  • Whoop Up, Legends in the Canyon is just one of thirty original paintings featured in the new publication, Wyoming History in Art that includes full-color images of each painting with an historical narrative by Dr. Jeremy Johnston. Whoop Up Canyon, located west of the Black Hills, contains over one hundred panels of petroglyphs depicting various hunting scenes from the Paleo-Indian period, and depicts a difficult passage of time for the coming of Euro-American settlers and the Plains Indians. To purchase a book call 307-322-3014 or email linda@wyshs.org.
    "Wyoming History in Art" featuring the works of the late Dave Paulley.  The Society and its fundraising arm, the Wyoming Historical Foundation, have published a full color book featuring thirty paintings of important people and events in Wyoming history done by the late artist Dave Paulley, each with a full original narrative by Dr. Jeremy Johnston, author and historian.  The original paintings were created in celebration of Wyoming's Centennial, and are held by the American Heritage Center.  A limited number of these books have been printed.  Get yours now for $39.95 plus applicable sales tax and shipping from linda@wyshs.org.   If you are interested in a print of any painting featured in the book they can now be ordered.  Contact linda@wyshs.org for more details.  
  • "Snow Chi Minh Trail: The History of Interstate 80" 50TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION by John Richard Waggener. This special Golden Anniversary edition includes updates, additional historical information, more maps and historical photographs made available to the author after the release of the 2nd revised edition in February 2018. Books sell for $29.95 plus sh/h. These are going fast!
  • "Locating the Iron Trail" by Edward Gillette. Originally published in 1925 by the Christopher Publishing House and reprinted in 2015 by the Society.  On SALE for $10.00 plus s/h.  

Calendars and Maps

  • Calendar of Wyoming History (published yearly) and featuring more than two dozen historical photos and daily tidbits.  $12.00 each plus applicable sales tax and shipping.  To order email linda@wyshs.org
  • Wyoming Historical Maps

Journals and Newsletters

Digital Collections

Online Catalogues