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The archives, libraries, and societies listed below have major collections or services helpful to genealogical researchers.  
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''[[United States|United States]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wyoming|Wyoming]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Wyoming_Archives_and_Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]'' The archives, libraries, and societies listed below have major collections or services helpful to genealogical researchers. Also see [[United States Archives and Libraries|United States Archives and Libraries]] for additional detailed information on regional and national archives and libraries.  
  
'''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:&nbsp;[http://wyoarchives.state.wy.us/Contact/Contact.aspx?ID=wyarchive Wyoming State Archives]&nbsp;<br>Internet: [http://wyoarchives.state.wy.us/ Wyoming State Archives Online]
  
'''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 at Denver'''<br>17101 Huron Street<br>Broomfield, CO 80023<br>Telephone: 303-604-4740<br>Fax: 303-407-5707<br>Internet: [http://www.archives.gov/denver/ National Archives at Denver]&nbsp;{{See|National Archives Rocky Mountain Region (Denver)}}
  
'''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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<br> '''Wyoming State Library'''<br>2800 Central Ave<br>Cheyenne, WY 82002-0006<br>Telephone: 307-777-6333<br>Fax: 307-777-6289 <br>Internet: [http://www-wsl.state.wy.us/wsl/contacts.html Wyoming State Library]
  
'''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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'''Laramie County Library'''<br>2200 Pioneer Avenue<br>Cheyenne, WY 82001<br>Telephone: 307-634-3561<br>Fax: 307-634-2082  
  
'''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/  
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Genealogy &amp; Special Collections: 307-773-7232<br>Internet: [http://www.lclsonline.org/ Laramie County Library]
  
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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'''University of Wyoming Library<br>'''Dept 3334<br>1000 E. University Ave<br>Laramie, WY 82071-3334<br>Telephone: 307-766-3190<br>Fax: 307-766-3062 <br>Internet: [http://www-lib.uwyo.edu/ University of Wyoming Library]
  
=== Online Services  ===
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'''Wyoming Public Libraries'''
  
Online services help family history researchers:  
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Addresses for each [http://library.public-libraries.org/Wyoming/WY.html public library] in Wyoming
  
*Locate other researchers
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=== Wyoming Online Records  ===
*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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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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<br> '''Other Websites:'''
  
=== USGenWeb ===
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*USGenWeb - http://www.usgenweb.com/ A cooperative effort by many volunteers to list genealogical databases, libraries, and other resources available on the Internet for each county, state, and country.
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*Roots-L - http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/roots-l/ 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. {{Wyoming|Wyoming}}{{U.S. Archives and Libraries}}
  
*http://www.usgenweb.com/
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[[Category:Wyoming|Archives]] [[Category:United_States_Repositories]]
 
 
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.
 
 
 
For further details [[United States Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]].
 
 
 
=== 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.
 
 
 
[[Category:Wyoming]]
 

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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. Also see United States Archives and Libraries for additional detailed information on regional and national archives and libraries.

Wyoming State Archives
2301 Central Avenue
Cheyenne, WY 82002
Telephone: 307-777-7826
Fax: 307-777-7044
Email: Wyoming State Archives 
Internet: Wyoming State Archives Online

National Archives at Denver
17101 Huron Street
Broomfield, CO 80023
Telephone: 303-604-4740
Fax: 303-407-5707
Internet: National Archives at Denver 


Wyoming State Library
2800 Central Ave
Cheyenne, WY 82002-0006
Telephone: 307-777-6333
Fax: 307-777-6289
Internet: Wyoming State Library

Laramie County Library
2200 Pioneer Avenue
Cheyenne, WY 82001
Telephone: 307-634-3561
Fax: 307-634-2082

Genealogy & Special Collections: 307-773-7232
Internet: Laramie County Library

University of Wyoming Library
Dept 3334
1000 E. University Ave
Laramie, WY 82071-3334
Telephone: 307-766-3190
Fax: 307-766-3062
Internet: University of Wyoming Library

Wyoming Public Libraries

Addresses for each public library in Wyoming

Wyoming Online Records

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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: