Monthly Archives: May 2012

Family History Research @ the AHC

Archivists working in the Reference Department of the American Heritage Center are often asked about resources that can help genealogists track their family’s history.  Sometimes that’s an easy question–we might actually have the personal family papers of that researcher’s forebears.  … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week: Brought to You by Spring Allergy Season!

Spring is in the air, which means many of us are sneezing from seasonal allergies!  While grabbing for a tissue to dry those itchy, watery eyes, take a moment to enjoy this window display from 1938.  The Kassis store specialized … Continue reading

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As you plan your summer vacation . . .

The days are getting longer and warmer, unviersity classes are over and the K-12 schools will soon be closing for a couple of months–must be summer!  By now, most of us have started to daydream about which destinations we’ll choose … Continue reading

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Congratulations, Graduates!

With the University of Wyoming Spring Commencement taking place on May 5th, we thought we would send our intrepid seniors off with a few photographs of past graduates during their processions and ceremony.  To all UW graduates, we wish you … Continue reading

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