Buffalo Bill Center of the West logo
About Us Careers & Internships Blog Posts Research School Programs Firearms Records Donate Volunteer Car Raffle Contact Us
Get Tickets Plan Your Trip About Us Museums Experiences Events Store Membership Donate Raffle Research School Programs Firearms Records Blog Posts Employment Contact Us

Talk: Bob Richard, Yellowstone Horse Ranger

Coe Auditorium

Memoir of a 1950s Yellowstone Horse Ranger Book cover A talk & book signing by Bob Richard If you missed this program, click here for the video. Thursday, August 5, 2021 Noon–1 p.m. Join us for the first event in our "Local Lore with Bob Richard" series of free talks and book signings. At noon […]

Talk: Bob Richard, Frost & Richard Camping Co.

Coe Auditorium

Frost & Richard Camping Co. — Journey to Yellowstone Book cover A talk & book signing by Bob Richard If you missed this program, click here for the video. Thursday, September 9, 2021 Noon–1 p.m. Join us for the second event in our "Local Lore with Bob Richard" series of free talks. At noon on […]

Talk: Bob Richard, Ranching in the Wapiti Valley

Coe Auditorium

Ranching for 75 Years in the Wapiti Valley A talk by Bob Richard Thursday, October 21, 2021 Noon–1 p.m. Join us for the third event in our "Local Lore with Bob Richard" series of free talks hosted by our McCracken Research Library. At noon on October 21, Bob shares stories and photographs about the past […]

Talk: Bob Richard, History of the Hoodoo Ranch

Coe Auditorium

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, History of Husky Oil

Coe Auditorium

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

Coe Auditorium

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

Coe Auditorium

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?

Coe Auditorium

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: The Case for a Long-Lived and Robust Yellowstone Hotspot

Coe Auditorium

The Case for a Long-Lived and Robust Yellowstone Hotspot By Victor E. Camp and Ray E. Wells June 2, 2022Free Join us for our June Lunchtime Expedition, The Case for a Long-Lived and Robust Yellowstone Hotspot, presented by Victor E. Camp and Ray E. Wells. The in-person talk takes place in the Center's Coe Auditorium, […]

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

Coe Auditorium

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 & Book Signing: The Earth Is All That Lasts

Kuyper Dining Pavilion

The Earth is All that Lasts: Crazy Horse, Sitting Bull, and the Last Stand of the Great Sioux Nation By Mark Lee Gardner Free talk, followed by book signing Monday, June 27, 2022 5:30–7:30 p.m. Join the Buffalo Bill Center of the West and our McCracken Research Library for a lecture and book by award-winning […]

Talk: Can behavior help species cope with a changing climate?

Coe Auditorium

Can Behavior Help Species Cope with a Changing Climate? By Embere Hall July 7, 2022Free Join us for our July Lunchtime Expedition, Can behavior help species cope with a changing climate?, presented by Embere Hall, PhD. The in-person talk takes place in the Center's Coe Auditorium, with a virtual option available. If you prefer to […]

Talk: Bob Richard, Cody to Yellowstone, 150 Years

Coe Auditorium

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 & Book Signing: American Dude Ranch

Coe Auditorium

American Dude Ranch: A Touch of the Cowboy and the Thrill of the West American Dude Ranch by Lynn Downey By Lynn Downey Free talk, followed by book signing Saturday, July 23, 2022 Noon–2 p.m. Join us for a lecture by award-winning author Lynn Downey, who discusses her latest book, American Dude Ranch, from noon–1 […]

Talk: Land Rematriation with Buffalo Restoration is Reconciliation

Coe Auditorium

By Jason Baldes August 4, 2022 Free Join us for our August Lunchtime Expedition, Land Rematriation with Buffalo Restoration is Reconciliation, presented by Jason Baldes. The in-person talk takes place in the Center's Coe Auditorium, with a virtual option available. If you prefer to join us online, you may register in advance via Zoom webinar: […]

Talk: An Evening with Stephen Hannock

Whitney Western Art Museum

An Evening with Stephen Hannock The Stories Behind the Diary in “Flooded Cascade” Thursday, August 11 Reception: 6:30 p.m. Talk: 7 – 8 p.m. Artist Stephen Hannock presents a talk in celebration of his painting Flooded Cascade, a recent gift to the Whitney Western Art Museum. Hannock shares the stories behind the diary that appears in the […]

Talk: Bob Richard, The Road to Yellowstone

Coe Auditorium

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: Bats and Bones – What’s New at the Draper Natural History Museum?

Coe Auditorium

Articulated skeletons of a grizzly bear and a mountain lion By Corey Anco September 1, 2022 Free Join us for our September Lunchtime Expedition, Bats and Bones - What's new at the Draper Natural History Museum?, presented by the Draper's Interim Curator, Corey Anco. The in-person talk takes place in the Center's Coe Auditorium, with […]

Talk: Bob Richard, Heart Mountain Internment Camp Story

Coe Auditorium

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: Moose & Thermoregulatory Behavior

Coe Auditorium

The Costs of Thermoregulatory Behavior: How are Moose in the Cody Region Coping as Summers Intensify? By Rebecca Levine October 6, 2022 Noon – 1 p.m. Free Lunchtime Expedition speaker Rebecca Levine studies moose and how they are coping with warmer, drier summers. Join us for our October Lunchtime Expedition, The Costs of Thermoregulatory Behavior: […]

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

Coe Auditorium

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

Coe Auditorium

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 […]