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67th Annual Trek of the WSHS scheduled for June 12-14, 2020
has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Registration fees are being returned. Email for details.


What's New

What's New

2020 Wyoming State Historical Society Awards 

The Society congratulates all the award recipients. Appreciate also goes to people across Wyoming who took the time to nominate these individuals who are working hard to celebrate Wyoming's legacy. 
All Winners
2020 Awards Ceremony Video


Wyoming State Historical Annual Meeting and Awards Ceremony Sept. 11-12

This year’s annual meeting and awards ceremony, hosted by the Albany County Historical Society, will take place virtually. There is no cost, but participants must register ahead of time, by emailing linda@wyshs.org no later than Wednesday, Sept. 9. Registrants receive a Zoom link so that they may participate in the online sessions.

Events include the regular meeting of the society’s executive committee, 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 11; general membership meeting, 9 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 12; awards ceremony, 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 12. The awards ceremony will be pre-recorded and will be permanently archived on the web. Finally, at 4 p.m. Saturday, actress and historian Kay Kuhlmann will offer a living history performance, “Nellie Tayloe Ross: Lady Governor.” This one-person interpretation will be available after the awards ceremony and permanently thereafter. Registrants will be provided with a link.


Wyoming History Day Winners, 2020

All Winners

2020 Lola Homsher Grant Recipients

All Recipients