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Remains of the B-17 Scharazad in the Cloud Peak Wilderness-Courtesy of Sylvia Bruner On June 28, 1943 a B-17 left Pendleton, Oregon on a flight to Grand Island, Nebraska. The bomber never made it, crashing into the Bighorn Mountains south of Cloud Peak. A pair of cowboys discovered the remains of the “Scharazad” in 1945. Sylvia […]
The Sheridan County Historical Society and Museum is seeking an individual to serve as the Museum’s Curator of Education. Duties for this part-time position include planning and execution of educational programs, assisting with grants, and serving as a contact for regional educators. See below for a complete job description. This is a part time position […]
America’s #1 Singing Cowboy, Michael Martin Murphey Join us on Thursday, January 25 at the Sheridan Holiday Inn for a night of fun, food, and music. Grammy nominated cowboy singer Michael Martin Murphey will be our special guest. The doors open at 5:00pm with a social hour. Dinner, auction, and musical performance starts at 6:00pm. […]
Did you know over 20,000 people are buried in the Sheridan Municipal Cemetery? Those include some of Sheridan’s founding fathers including John D. Loucks and Henry Held. It also includes some of Sheridan’s worst like John Walsh. Walking the rows of headstones provides a glimpse back through time at Sheridan County’s past. Join Museum Director […]
Registration is open for the Museums June & July Tidbit Tuesday Programs. Tidbit Tuesdays are for children ages 4-10 and combine hands on activities with lessons about local history and culture. All Tidbit Programs are offered free of charge, but the Museum asks parents or guardians to sign up in advance to ensure enough materials […]