Award Winning Publications

PLEASE NOTE: This is not a complete list of Wyoming State Historical Society award winning publications. Visit our Awards Program pages for more publications and additional information.

The Bridger Trail: A Viable Alternative to the Gold Fields of Montana Territory in 1864

by James A. Lowe
WSHS 2000 Publications Award
Hardcover (January 1999)
Arthur H Clark
ISBN: 0870622854
Nominated by the Albany County Chapter

A Community of Scalawags, Renegades, Discharged Soldiers and Predestined Stinkers?
A History of Northern Jackson Hole and Yellowstone’s Influence 1872-1920

by Kenneth L. and Lenore L. Diem
WSHS 1999 Publications Award
ISBN: 0931895537
Nominated by the Albany County Chapter
This title is out of print. You can query the network of used bookstores at amazon.com

A Guide to the Indian Wars of the West

by John D. McDermott
WSHS 1999 Publications Award
Paperback - 248 pages (November 1998)
Bison Books Corporation
ISBN: 080328246X
Nominated by the Sheridan County Chapter

Challenging the Canyon:
A Family Man Builds a Dam

by Beryl Gail Churchill
WSHS 2002 Publications Award
Paperback - 96 pages (June 2001)
WordsWorth
ISBN: 0965294269
Nominated by the Park County Chapter

Dreamers & Schemers: Profiles from Carbon County, Wyoming's Past

by Lori Van Pelt
WSHS 2000 Publications Award
Paperback (August 1999)
High Plains Press
ISBN: 0931271495
Hardcover - ISBN: 0931271509
Nominated by the Carbon County Chapter

In Tar and Paint and Stone:
The Inscriptions at Independence Rock and Devil's Gate

by Levida Hileman
WSHS 2002 Publications Award
Paperback - 349 pages (June 2001)
High Plains Press
ISBN: 0931271614
Nominated by the Platte & Natrona County Chapters

Keep The Wind in Your Face

by John D. Nesbitt
WSHS 1999 Publications Award
Paperback - 252 pages (December 1998)
Endeavor Books
ISBN: 0965370690
Nominated by the Goshen County Chapter

Mary's Way: A Memoir of the Life of Mary Cooper Back

by Ruth Mary Lamb
WSHS 2000 Publications Award
Paperback - 280 pages (June 1999)
Ruth Mary Lamb
ISBN: 096717340X
Nominated by the Fremont County Chapter

Partners In the Wilderness:
Travis's Choice

by Ed Kienzle
WSHS 2002 Publications Award
Hardcover - 148 pages (March 2002)
JETBAK Publishing
ISBN: 0971368317
Nominated by the Natrona County Chapter

Seeds-Ke-Dee Revisited, Land of Blue Granite and Silver Sage;
Historical Folklore of Wyoming’s Green River Valley

Sublette County Artists’ Guild
WSHS 1999 Publications Award
Hardcover - 464 pages (1998)
Pine Hill Press Inc
ISBN: 1575791277
Nominated by the Fremont County Chapter
This title is out of print. You can query the network of used bookstores at amazon.com

Sheepwagon:
Home on the Range

by Nancy Weidel
WSHS 2002 Publications Award
Paperback - 192 pages (July 2001)
High Plains Press
ISBN: 0931271649
Nominated by the Albany & Platte County Chapters

Shot Down: Capital Crimes of Casper, Wyoming

by Charlotte Babcock
WSHS 2000 Publications Award
Hardcover (May 2000)
High Plains Press
ISBN: 0931271517
Nominated by the Fremont County Chapter

Tom Horn: Blood on the Moon
Dark History of the Murderous Cattle Detective

by Chip Carlson
WSHS 2002 Publications Award
Paperback - 379 pages (September 2001)
High Plains Press
ISBN: 0931271592
Nominated by the Platte County Chapter

When We Were Wolves

by Jon Billman
WSHS 2000 Publications Award
Hardcover - 256 pages (August 1999)
Random House
ISBN: 0375502580
Nominated by the Lincoln County Chapter

Wind River Adventures:
My Life in Frontier Wyoming

by Edward J. Farlow
WSHS 1999 Publications Award
Paperback - 256 pages (August 1998)
High Plains Press
ISBN: 0931271452
Hardcover - ISBN: 0931271460
Nominated by the
Platte County Centennial Chapter

Wyoming Pioneer Woman:
Pauline Krueger Bayer

by Margaret C. Bayer, Otis Carney (Editor)
WSHS 1999 Publications Award
Paperback - 274 pages (August 1998)
Kolman WoodKraft
ISBN: 0966650204
Nominated by the Sweetwater and
Fremont County Chapters

PLEASE NOTE: This is not a complete list of Wyoming State Historical Society award winning publications. Visit our Awards Program pages for more publications and additional information.