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Talk: Bob Richard, History of the Hoodoo Ranch

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The History of the Hoodoo Ranch, from the beginning to today The Hoodoo Ranch A talk by Bob Richard Thursday, November 18, 2021 Noon–1 p.m. Join us for the fourth and final event in this fall's "Local Lore with Bob Richard" series of free talks hosted by our McCracken Research Library. At noon on November […]

Talk: Bob Richard presents Mack Frost

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Heart Mountain, north of Cody, late Nov. 1975. Agfachrome CT-18, ASA 50 slide film. Photo by Mack Frost. The Best of Mack Frost Bob Richard welcomes Mack, who shares his own best photos Thursday, January 20, 2022 Noon–1 p.m. Join us for the first event in this year's "Local Lore with Bob Richard" series of […]

Talk: Bob Richard, History of Husky Oil

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The History of the Husky Oil Company of Cody, Wyoming A free talk by Bob Richard Husky Oil founder Glenn Nielson, 1954. PN.89.05.978.01 Thursday, February 17, 2022 Noon–1 p.m. Join us for the February presentation in our "Local Lore with Bob Richard" series of free talks hosted by our McCracken Research Library. At noon on […]

Talk: Bob Richard, Early Day Photographs by Ned Frost

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Ned Frost on the left with his horse and dogs; his father Mahlon Frost walking down the meadow with a magnificent elk trophy over his shoulders, and 8 by 7 elk rack. Ned Frost: Early Day Photographs of Yellowstone Country A free talk by Bob Richard Thursday, March 17, 2022 Noon–1 p.m. Join us for […]

Talk: Bob Richard, Last Float of the Bighorn Canyon

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Jack Richard's Last Float of the Bighorn Canyon before the Dam Big Horn Canyon, August 1962. MS 89 Jack Richard Photograph Collection. PN.89.32.5151.12b A free talk by Bob Richard Thursday, April 21, 2022 Noon–1 p.m. Join us for the April presentation in our "Local Lore with Bob Richard" series of free talks hosted by our […]

Talk: Bob Richard, Where is Buffalo Bill Buried?

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Where is Buffalo Bill Buried? A free talk by Bob Richard with Margie and Mike Johnson Thursday, May 12, 2022 Noon–1 p.m. Join us for the May presentation in our "Local Lore with Bob Richard" series of free talks hosted by our McCracken Research Library—please note that this one is on the second, rather than […]

Talk: Bob Richard, Photographic Tour of Yellowstone with Aubrey Haines

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A Photographic Tour of Yellowstone with Aubrey Haines A free talk by Bob Richard with John Lounsbury Thursday, June 9, 2022 Noon–1 p.m. Join us for the June presentation in our "Local Lore with Bob Richard" series of free talks hosted by our McCracken Research Library—please note that this one is on the second, rather […]

Talk: Bob Richard, Cody to Yellowstone, 150 Years

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Cody to Yellowstone: 150 Years A free talk by Bob Richard Thursday, July 21, 2022 Noon–1 p.m. Join us for the July presentation in our "Local Lore with Bob Richard" series of free talks hosted by our McCracken Research Library. Bob presents a talk looking from Cody to Yellowstone over the past 150 years. In […]

Talk: Bob Richard, The Road to Yellowstone

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The Most Scenic 72 Miles: The Road to Yellowstone Fishing Bear Rock, 38.1 miles from Cody, from Bob's book "Cody to Yellowstone." A free talk by Bob Richard Thursday, August 18, 2022 Noon–1 p.m. Join us for the August presentation in our "Local Lore with Bob Richard" series of free talks hosted by our McCracken […]

Talk: Bob Richard, Heart Mountain Internment Camp Story

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The Story of the Heart Mountain Internment Camp A free talk by Bob Richard Thursday, September 15, 2022 Noon–1 p.m. Join us for the September presentation in our "Local Lore with Bob Richard" series of free talks hosted by the McCracken Research Library. Bob relates the story of the Heart Mountain Internment Camp between Cody […]

Talk: Bob Richard, History of the Buffalo Bill Center of the West

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The History of the Buffalo Bill Center of the West Center facade under construction, connecting the Whitney Western Art and new Buffalo Bill museums in the late 1960s. P.89.3112 A free talk by Bob Richard Thursday, October 20, 2022 Noon–1 p.m. Join us for the October presentation in our "Local Lore with Bob Richard" series […]

Talk: Bob Richard with Al & Pete Simpson

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Old-timers and Early Day Women  A free talk by Bob Richard with special guests Al and Pete Simpson Pete & Al Simpson join Bob for stories of local "old timers" November 17, Thursday, November 17, 2022 Noon–1 p.m. Join us for the November presentation in our "Local Lore with Bob Richard" series of free talks […]

Talk: Bob Richard, Sunlight and Crandall Country

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Sunlight and Crandall Country A free talk by Bob Richard Thursday, December 15, 2022 Noon–1 p.m. Join us for the December presentation in our "Local Lore with Bob Richard" series of free talks hosted by our McCracken Research Library. Bob shares photographs and stories from some of the most spectacular scenic areas anywhere, which just […]

Talk: Bob Richard with Al & Pete Simpson, part 2

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The Cody Directors Club and other Old-timers – Part 2 A free talk by Bob Richard with special guests Al and Pete Simpson Alan K. and Peter K. Simpson Thursday, February 16, 2023 Noon–1 p.m. Join us for the first presentation of 2023 in our "Local Lore with Bob Richard" series of free talks hosted by […]

Talk: Bob Richard with Al & Pete Simpson, part 3

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It's a "Local Lore" Encore! Al & Pete Simpson join Bob Richard for more "Old-timers of Cody" Alan K. and Peter K. Simpson Saturday, April 15, 2023 10 a.m.–Noon Join us for a special, additional presentation in Bob Richard's "Local Lore" series of free talks hosted by our McCracken Research Library. Note the special day […]

Talk: Jeff Rudolph and Local Artists

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Jeff Rudolph and Other Local Artists A free talk by Bob Richard Thursday, April 20, 2023 Noon–1 p.m. Sculptor Jeff Rudolph modeling in clay as an Artist-in-Residence. Join us for the April presentation of our 2023 "Local Lore with Bob Richard" series of free talks hosted by our McCracken Research Library. For this talk Bob […]

Talk: Ranching on Rattlesnake – Before Electricity

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Ranching on Rattlesnake Creek before Electricity A free talk by Bob Richard Thursday, June 8, 2023 Noon–1 p.m. Mooncrest Ranch house in snow on upper Rattlesnake Creek, December 1950. MS 089 Jack Richard Photograph Collection. PN.89.113.21328.14 Join us for the June presentation of our 2023 "Local Lore with Bob Richard" series of free talks hosted […]

Members Trip: Pahaska Tepee

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Member Day Trip to Pahaska Lodge with Bob Richard Colorized postcard of Pahaska Tepee near Yellowstone National Park. MS 327 James Wojtowicz Collection. MS327.08.03.008.01 Friday, July 28 9 a.m.–1:30 p.m. Pahaska Tepee Lodge was built by William F. “Buffalo Bill” Cody as a hunting lodge just outside the East Entrance to Yellowstone National Park in […]

Talk: Buffalo Bill Dam, Shoshone Canyon, Hayden’s Arch

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Buffalo Bill Dam, Shoshone Canyon, and Hayden’s Arch Bridge Buffalo Bill Dam and road through Shoshone Canyons, June 1965. MS 89 Jack Richard Photograph Collection. PN.89.40.8637.07 A free talk by Bob Richard Thursday, August 17, 2023 Noon–1 p.m. Join us for the August presentation of our 2023 "Local Lore with Bob Richard" series of free […]

Talk: Bob Richard, Early Day Western Movies

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The "rider" from Rider of the Painted Horse. Early Day Western Movies, including a showing of The Rider of the Painted Horse Bob Richard & Robyn Cutter Thursday, October 19, 2023 Noon–1 p.m. Join us for the October presentation of 2023 in our "Local Lore with Bob Richard" series of free programs hosted by our […]

Talk: The History of Pahaska Tepee

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The History of Pahaska Tepee A free talk by Bob Richard Thursday, December 21, 2023 Noon–1 p.m. Join us for the December presentation of 2023 in our "Local Lore with Bob Richard" series of free talks hosted by our McCracken Research Library. For this talk Bob shares stories and photographs from throughout the history of […]

Talk: Switchback Ranch Flight Operations

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The Toughest Flying in the Lower 48 A History of Aircraft Flight Operations Support for the Switchback Ranch, Sunlight Basin A free "Local Lore" talk Thursday, January 18, 2024 Noon–1 p.m. Join us for the first presentation of 2024 in our "Local Lore with Bob Richard" series of free talks hosted by our McCracken Research […]