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The archives, libraries, and societies listed below have major collections or services helpful to genealogical researchers.  
 
The archives, libraries, and societies listed below have major collections or services helpful to genealogical researchers.  
  
'''Department of Commerce'''<br>Division of Cultural Resources<br>Wyoming State Archives <br>2301 Central Avenue <br>Cheyenne, WY 82002<br>Telephone: 307-777-7826<br>Fax: 307-777-7044<br>Email: [mailto:wyarchive@state.wy.us wyarchive@state.wy.us] &nbsp;<br>Internet: http://wyoarchives.state.wy.us/awardofexcellence2007.htm
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'''Wyoming State Archives '''<br>2301 Central Avenue <br>Cheyenne, WY 82002<br>Telephone: 307-777-7826<br>Fax: 307-777-7044<br>Email: [mailto:wyarchive@state.wy.us wyarchive@state.wy.us] &nbsp;<br>Internet: http://wyoarchives.state.wy.us/index.asp
  
'''National Archives—Rocky Mountain Region (Denver)<br>'''Denver Federal Center Building 48<br>Denver, CO 80225<br>Telephone: 303-236-0817<br>Fax: 303-236-9354<br>Internet: http://www.archives.gov/rocky-mountain/
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'''National Archives Rocky Mountain Region (Denver)'''<br>Denver Federal Center Building 48<br>Denver, CO 80225<br>Telephone: 303-407-5700<br>Fax: 303-407-5707<br>Internet: http://www.archives.gov/rocky-mountain  
  
'''Wyoming State Library'''<br>Supreme Court and Library Building<br>2301 Capitol Avenue<br>Cheyenne, WY 82002-0006<br>Telephone: 307-777-7281<br>Fax: 307-777-6289 <br>Internet: http://www-wsl.state.wy.us/
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{{See|National Archives Rocky Mountain Region (Denver)}}
  
'''Laramie County Library<br>'''Cheyenne Genealogical Society<br>2800 Central Avenue<br>Cheyenne, WY 82001<br>Telephone: 307-634-3561<br>Fax: 307-634-2082 <br>Internet: http://www.lclsonline.org/  
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<br> '''Wyoming State Library'''<br>516 South Greeley Highway<br>Cheyenne, WY 82002-0006<br>Telephone: 307-777-6333<br>Fax: 307-777-6289 <br>Internet: http://will.state.wy.us/
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'''Laramie County Library<br>'''Cheyenne Genealogical Society<br>2200 Pioneer Avenue<br>Cheyenne, WY 82001<br>Telephone: 307-634-3561<br>Fax: 307-634-2082 <br>Internet: http://www.lclsonline.org/  
  
 
'''University of Wyoming Library<br>'''P.O. Box 3334<br>University Station<br>Laramie, WY 82071-3334<br>Telephone: 307-766-3279<br>Fax: 307-766-3062 <br>Internet: http://www-lib.uwyo.edu/  
 
'''University of Wyoming Library<br>'''P.O. Box 3334<br>University Station<br>Laramie, WY 82071-3334<br>Telephone: 307-766-3279<br>Fax: 307-766-3062 <br>Internet: http://www-lib.uwyo.edu/  
  
To learn more about the history and record-keeping systems of Wyoming counties, use the six inventories of the county archives published by the Historical Records Survey around 1940. Copies of these inventories are available at the Family History Library.
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'''Wyoming Public Libraries'''
  
=== Online Services  ===
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[http://library.public-libraries.org/Wyoming/WY.html http://library.public-libraries.org/Wyoming/WY.html]
  
Online services help family history researchers:
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=== Wyoming Online Collections  ===
  
*Locate other researchers
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{{WYDCleft}}{{DCfollowup}}
*Post queries
 
*Send and receive e-mail
 
*Search large databases
 
*Search computer libraries
 
*Join in computer chat and lecture sessions
 
  
You can find computerized research tips and information about ancestors from Wyoming in a variety of sources at local, state, national, and international levels. The list of sources is growing rapidly. Most of the information is available at no cost.
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<br>'''Other Websites:'''
  
Addresses on the Internet change frequently. As of April 1997, the following sites are important gateways linking you to many more network and bulletin board sites:
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*USGenWeb - http://www.usgenweb.com/
  
=== USGenWeb  ===
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A cooperative effort by many volunteers to list genealogical databases, libraries, and other resources available on the Internet for each county, state, and country.
  
*http://www.usgenweb.com/
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*Roots-L - http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/roots-l/
 
 
A cooperative effort by many volunteers to list genealogical databases, libraries, bulletin boards, and other resources available on the Internet for each county, state, and country.
 
 
 
=== Roots-L ===
 
 
 
*http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/roots-l/
 
  
 
A useful list of sites and resources. Includes a large, regularly updated research coordination list.  
 
A useful list of sites and resources. Includes a large, regularly updated research coordination list.  
  
For further details [[United States Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]].
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To learn more about the history and record-keeping systems of Wyoming counties, use the six inventories of the county archives published by the Historical Records Survey around 1940. Copies of these inventories are available at the Family History Library.  
 
 
=== FamilySearch™  ===
 
 
 
*[http://www.familysearch.org www.familysearch.org]
 
  
The Family History Library and some Family History Centers have computers with FamilySearch™. FamilySearch is a collection of computer files containing several million names. FamilySearch is a good place to begin your research. Some of the records come from compiled sources; some have been automated from original sources.  
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United States Gotoarrow.png Wyoming Gotoarrow.png Archives and Libraries

The archives, libraries, and societies listed below have major collections or services helpful to genealogical researchers.

Wyoming State Archives
2301 Central Avenue
Cheyenne, WY 82002
Telephone: 307-777-7826
Fax: 307-777-7044
Email: wyarchive@state.wy.us  
Internet: http://wyoarchives.state.wy.us/index.asp

National Archives Rocky Mountain Region (Denver)
Denver Federal Center Building 48
Denver, CO 80225
Telephone: 303-407-5700
Fax: 303-407-5707
Internet: http://www.archives.gov/rocky-mountain


Wyoming State Library
516 South Greeley Highway
Cheyenne, WY 82002-0006
Telephone: 307-777-6333
Fax: 307-777-6289
Internet: http://will.state.wy.us/

Laramie County Library
Cheyenne Genealogical Society
2200 Pioneer Avenue
Cheyenne, WY 82001
Telephone: 307-634-3561
Fax: 307-634-2082
Internet: http://www.lclsonline.org/

University of Wyoming Library
P.O. Box 3334
University Station
Laramie, WY 82071-3334
Telephone: 307-766-3279
Fax: 307-766-3062
Internet: http://www-lib.uwyo.edu/

Wyoming Public Libraries

http://library.public-libraries.org/Wyoming/WY.html

Wyoming Online Collections

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Online Records
Links to online databases and indexes that may include vital records, biographies, cemeteries, censuses, histories, immigration records, land records, maps, military records, naturalizations, newspapers, obituaries, or probate records.


Other Websites:

A cooperative effort by many volunteers to list genealogical databases, libraries, and other resources available on the Internet for each county, state, and country.

A useful list of sites and resources. Includes a large, regularly updated research coordination list.

To learn more about the history and record-keeping systems of Wyoming counties, use the six inventories of the county archives published by the Historical Records Survey around 1940. Copies of these inventories are available at the Family History Library.