Western History & Genealogy Blog

155 Years Ago Today: The Rocky Mountain News’ First Issue
Portrait of William Newton Byers, between 1859 & 1863. Z-4887
Weird Photo Wednesday, April 16th, 2014
Weird Photo Wednesday, April 16th, 2014
What face do you see?
Creative Types: Need Project Inspiration?
Thomas Moran, August 1915. By Henry Havelock Pierce. X-22164
You may love your neighborhood DPL branch, but it might be time to branch out!  
Weird Photo Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014
Weird Photo Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014
Easter is coming and the bunnies are beginning to appear! Even creepy bunnies!
Exhibit: The Art of Addiction and Impossible Healing
Exhibit: The Art of Addiction and Impossible Healing
Artist Bakheit Ibra debuts at the Blair-Caldwell Library
23 Years in the Making: Edward Curtis's The North American Indian
A Chief of the Desert - Navaho, circa 1907. By Edward S. Curtis. X-34027
Weird Photo Wednesday, March 19th, 2014
Weird Photo Wednesday, March 19th, 2014
Is it a boat-cycle or a cycle-boat?
Wild Woman of the West: Author Helen Rich
Portrait of Helen Rich, ca. 1950. Helen Rich Papers, WH348
The Changing Image of Blacks in Comics Exhibit - Extended
The Changing Image of Blacks in Comics Exhibit - Extended
Exhibit Available until March 29th
Weird Photo Wednesday, February 26th, 2014
Weird Photo Wednesday, February 26th, 2014
Blooming wheels!