Wyoming First Wives Exhibit at Historic Bishop Home - Casper Area Chamber of Commerce (en-US) During the month of August, the Historic Bishop Home will display 30 dolls dressed to replicate the inaugural gowns of Wyoming First Wives.
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Wyoming First Wives Exhibit at Historic Bishop Home

  August 1st, 2019 4:00 AM - September 7th, 2019 8:00 AM

During the month of August, the Historic Bishop Home will display 30 dolls dressed to replicate the inaugural gowns of Wyoming First Wives. The collection is loaned to the home from the Wyoming State Museum. The project to dress each of the dolls in their authenticate gowns was completed by the Capitol Women Volunteers during Governor Mike Sullivan’s term. First Lady Jane Sullivan’s replicated gown is part of the display. Lynn Lockhart, wife of former Natrona County Senator Tom Lockhart was part of the group and recreated the dresses for Wyoming First Ladies, Nancy Freudenthal and Carol Mead In addition to the display, the Bishop Home’s coordinator and curator, Andrew Wayland, researched each of the first wives and their contribution to the state. The display also includes a special exhibit on the 150 Anniversary of the suffragette movement in Wyoming

Hours:

August 1 to September 7, 2019The Historic Bishop Home is open Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from 10 A.M. to 2 P.M

Contact:

call 303 235-5277, email info@cadomafoundation.org,

Fees & Admission:

Admission for both exhibits that includes a guided tour of the Historic Bishop Home is $10 for two people
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