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MS 505 - Thorofare Exhibit Publications

By Samantha L. Harper

Collection Overview

Title: MS 505 - Thorofare Exhibit Publications

Creator: Buffalo Bill Center of the West (2013-xxxx)

Extent: 1.0 Boxes

Date Acquired: 12/01/2018

Languages: English [eng]

Abstract

Publications materials related to the Thorofare exhibit.

Biographical Note

Name changed June 2013 from Buffalo Bill Historical Center to Buffalo Bill Center of the West.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: McCracken Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials. Restrictions may exist on reproduction, quotation or publication. Contact McCracken Research Library for more information.

Acquisition Source: Corporate Archives

Acquisition Method: Transfer


Box and Folder Listing

Box MS505.01Add to your cart.
Sub-Series 1: A Trail of Crumbs: Cooking In The ThorofareAdd to your cart.
Folder MS505.1.01: Book 1 - Building The Cabin, 1955Add to your cart.

Stories by two women who cooked for horsepackers and loggers during the construction of the Wyoming Game & Fish Department's Thorofare Patrol Cabin in 1955.

By Evelyn Bell and Alta Reesy

Folder MS505.1.02: Book 2 - The Early YearsAdd to your cart.

Travel into the Thorofare was very difficult, and you could go days without seeing anyone from outside your own camp.

By Alice Fales and Frances Purvis.

Folder MS505.1.03: Book 3 - Changing TimesAdd to your cart.

An era when increasing fascination with wilderness saw more and more visitors into the Thorofare.

By Rhonda Thompson and Jean Wilder

Folder MS505.1.04: Book 4 - After the FiresAdd to your cart.

The fires that burned in Yellowstone National Park in 1988 also burned into the Thorofare, changing the views and the attitudes of the visitors.

By Leslie Keltner and Wanda Shorb

Folder MS505.1.05: Book 5 - A Need for SolitudeAdd to your cart.

Today's visitor seeks a wilderness experience to renew a spirit weakened by modern life.

By Julie Vance and Marty Coe.

Sub-Series 2: Passages From Thorofare: Fifty Years of Living and Working in the Remote Teton WildernessAdd to your cart.
Folder MS505.1.06: Book 1 - Establishing A Wilderness Outpost: Raising The Cabin WallsAdd to your cart.

MS505.01.06.01 - The Summer of '55 - The Story of the Thorofare Patrol Cabin by Sonny and Alta Reesy

​MS505.01.06.02 - Building the Thorofare Patrol Cabin: A Former Game Warden Looks Back by Earl Thomas

​MS505.01.06.03 - Reflections of Thorofare: Providing for Hungry Men and Horses by Evelyn Bell

​MS505.01.06.04 - One of the Great Summers of My Life by Dean Spiegelberg

​MS505.01.06.05 - The Thorofare Cabin Construction: Through the Eyes of a Young Cowboy by Jerry Lanchbury

Folder MS505.1.07: Book 2 - The First Generation Paving The WayAdd to your cart.

MS505.01.07.01 - Elk Distribution Study by Rex Corsi

MS505.01.07.02 - A Month In The Yellowstone Backcountry by Jim Oudin

MS505.01.07.03 - My Intermittent Home by Jack Streeter

Folder MS505.1.08: Book 3 - The Passage of Time: Establishing A TraditionAdd to your cart.

MS505.01.08.01 - Thorofare Cabin Story by Dave Bragonier

MS505.01.08.02 - Wilderness Fisheries Biologist by Ralph Hudelson

MS505.01.08.03 - A Thorofare Summer by John Hyde

Folder MS505.1.09: Book 4 - Continuing the Tradition: Working In A Remote LandAdd to your cart.

MS505.01.09.01 - Maintaining The Thorofare Cabin by Gary Brown

MS505.01.09.02 - Tales From The Hood by Mac Black

MS505.01.09.03 - A Thorofare Memory: Saturday, October 12, 1997 by Tim Fagan

Folder MS505.1.10: Book 5 - The Next Generation: Following In Their FootstepsAdd to your cart.

MS505.01.10.01 - Patriotism In The Teton Wilderness by Lin Brashford

​MS505.01.10.02 - Deep Snow, Elk Migrations, and A Flag Raising Memories Of A Special Trip To Thorofare by Gary Brown

​MS505.01.10.03 - Changing of the Guard by Craig Sax