Wyoming History

The Photography of Lora Webb Nichols

Special | 28m Video has closed captioning.

The images and writings of Lora Webb Nichols chronicle the domestic, social, and economic aspects of the sparsely populated frontier of south-central Wyoming throughout the early 20th century. In all, her archive contains 24,000 images. Two unlikely friends, Nancy Anderson, of the Hanna Basin Museum and Nicole Jean Hill, Professor of Art, Humboldt State Univ., are working preserve the archive.

Aired: 11/11/16

Rating: NR

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