Last updated: 2/28/2012
Afton, Wyoming
Street Address
138 South Washington
Afton, WY 83110
Mailing Address
POB 1212
Afton, WY 83110
phone: 307-886-3522
e-mail: svhs@silverstar.com
web: lincolncountywy.org
Admissions
Free
Staff
Ron Anderson, President
phone: 307-886-3522
Description

Conservation

Digital photography and document scanning available

Conservation services are availabile to other institutions.

Mission

"The mission of the Star Valley Historical Society is to advance the appreciation and study of Star Valley, Wyoming by the collection, preservation and exhibition of historically related Star Valley resources".

Artifact Collections

Valley pioneer artifacts:

  • Calendars: Starting in 1984, the Star Valley Historical Society has created a historically-themed calendar each year for resale purposes. Shown herein are the front pages of each year's issue.
  • Categorical: Looking at Star Valley history from a different perspective, the categorical collection describes our history from the viewpoint of various categories such as commerce, communications, energy, finance, medicine, military and transportation
  • Community Tree: Listed is a compendium of over 10,300 Star Valley pioneer names which have been extracted from multiple cemetery records, first-hand knowledge and communications with the various families involved.
  • and another 21 services and collections you can find on our website.
  • Library

    Access: General Public

    Appointment required: No

    Publications

    Monthly newsletter

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