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Chugwater (Wyo.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Name Authority File

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

Abe and Sussie Blott, between 1930-1939

Identifier: B063.05.0021.00050
Abstract Abe and Sussie Blott, original settlers of the Chugwater, Wyoming colony, stand in front of a Greek Orthodox church.
Dates: between 1930-1939

Arnold Sky on the Jewish Colony at Chugwater, Wyoming, 1979 June 24

Identifier: B098.01.0003.00046
Abstract Recording of Arnold Sky speaking at a BMH study group about his upbringing in Chugwater, WY. Includes questions form the audience.
Dates: 1979 June 24

Chugwater Residents and Visitors, between 1945-1950

Identifier: B063.05.0021.00051
Abstract The Sky family from Chugwater, Wyoming pose with their friends the Cotton family from California. Back row left to right Effie Cotton, Clara Sky, Fern Cotton, Louis Sky, and Arnold Sky and front row left to right Mary Cotton and Edna Cotton.
Dates: between 1945-1950

Chugwater, Wyoming, 1978

Identifier: B114.09.0001.0008
Abstract Yiddish-speaking homesteaders from Eastern Europe settled in this remote prairie town in response to free land and a dream of life on the farm. Thirty-one families eventually formed a tight-knit community and organized the Chugwater Yiddishe School, a one-room schoolhouse. Most Jews eventually left, but a few families stayed until the 1930s.
Dates: 1978

Clara and Arnold Sky on the Sky Farm, between 1920-1929

Identifier: B063.05.0021.00048
Abstract Clara Sky and Arnold Sky standing in front of the windmill on their farm in Chugwater, Wyoming.
Dates: between 1920-1929

Clara and Arnold Sky on the Sky Ranch, circa 1918

Identifier: B063.05.0021.00046
Abstract Clara Sky and Arnold Sky standing in front of the home on their ranch in Chugwater, Wyoming. Arnold holds a bucket to feed a calf as Clara and their dog Shep look on in the background.
Dates: circa 1918

Clara and Louis Sky on the Sky Farm, circa 1918

Identifier: B063.05.0021.00047
Abstract Clara Sky and Louis Sky standing in front of their car on their farm in Chugwater, Wyoming.
Dates: circa 1918

Louis Sky in Chugwater, Wyoming, between 1910-1934

Identifier: B063.08.0024.00068
Abstract Louis Sky stands on his farm in Chugwater, Wyoming in front of the chicken coop.
Dates: between 1910-1934

Marcus Family of Chugwater, Wyoming Oral History, 1977 September

Identifier: B098.01.0001.00013
Abstract Frieda Marcus describes life in the Jewish settlement in Chugwater, Wyoming, circa 1912. This recording is a family conversation rather than a formal interview.
Dates: 1977 September

Nathan Cohen with Daughter Lillian, circa 1910

Identifier: B063.05.0021.00043
Abstract Nathan Cohen pushes his daughter Lillian on a toy in the yard of their homestead in Chugwater, Wyoming.
Dates: circa 1910