From Atlanta to Cody: Robert W. Woodruff Foundation continues support of the Cody Firearms Museum Robert W. Woodruff’s lifelong love for the West, and Cody in particular, was sparked by a childhood encounter with William F. “Buffalo Bill” Cody himself. Charles Wickersham, a friend of Woodruff’s father who worked for the Atlanta and West Point […]
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Bill and Carole Wiltse aren’t Wyoming natives, but after twenty-plus years in the Park County area, it doesn’t seem fair to call them anything but locals! Bill’s cousin, a local outfitter, set up a series of pack trips in the 1980s. That, plus some visits to the Center, convinced the couple that migrating west from […]
Dear Members, In case you missed it… I attended Pulitzer Award-winning author Elizabeth Fenn’s presentation on the Mandan people at the Center on June 14, 2017. For generations, the Mandans thrived in permanent earth lodge camps at the confluence of the Missouri and Heart Rivers in what is now North Dakota. Strong Spirits The security […]