County Museum and Rocket Miner at work on new photo book project

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(Sweetwater County, Wyo. - August 12, 2022)     The Sweetwater County Historical Museum is working with the Rock Springs Rocket Miner and Pediment Publishing of Vancouver, Washington in the creation of a special book titled Sweetwater Memories:   A Photographic History of the Early Years. Pediment  is compiling and scanning vintage photographs depicting life in Sweetwater County from the 1800s through 1939, including a wide selection of photos from the museum’s collection.

A Pediment editor will be in Green River working with museum staff next week. A special date and time slot - Friday, August 19, from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM - has been set aside for county residents with old photographs of their own who would like to bring them to the museum to have them scanned and considered for publication in the new book.

The museum is located at 3 E. Flaming Gorge Way in Green River. Please call (307) 872-6435 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any questions about the Sweetwater Memories project.