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Wyoming: State Resource Guide

This guide provides access to digital materials related to the state of Wyoming at the Library of Congress, as well as links to external websites and a selected print bibliography.


Wyoming became the 44th state on July 10, 1890. It is nicknamed, the Equality State, since it was the first state to grant voting rights to women. Ester Hobart Morris, known as the "Mother of Women Suffrage," was the first women designated a justice of the peace.

This guide compiles links to digital materials related to Wyoming such as books, government documents, manuscripts, maps, motion pictures, photographs, sheet music, and sound recordings that are available throughout the Library of Congress website. In addition, it provides links to external websites focusing on Wyoming and a bibliography containing selected works for both general and younger readers.