Collections
 

The following American Heritage Center collections have been used in the creation of this CD and accompanying lesson plan. For further information about other AHC collections that would be relevant to your teaching, please visit the AHC�s web site at http://ahc.uwyo.edu.

Gale McGee Papers, 1916-1992. Accession Number 9800, 1.8 cubic ft. (4 boxes). The environmental series, contains correspondence with constituents regarding a number of environmental issues of the mid-1970s, including Project Wagon Wheel.

• See http://rmoa.unm.edu/docviewer.php?docId=wyu-ah09800-s04.xml

Teno Roncalio Papers, 1960-1978. Accession Number 02160, 55 cubic ft. (96 documents boxes and 13 oversized boxes). Legislative records and press relations/media activities records of this Democratic congressional representative from Wyoming who served five terms in the United States House of Representatives. While in office, Roncalio was instrumental in blocking Project Wagon Wheel.

• See http://rmoa.unm.edu/docviewer.php?docId=wyu-ah02160.xml

Wagon Wheel Information Committee Records, 1960-1996. Accession Number 10428, 8.5 cubic ft. (20 boxes). The Wagon Wheel Information Committee formed in 1971 to halt the proposed use of underground nuclear blasting for natural gas exploration south of Pinedale, Wyoming. The collection contains material related to the committee's successful efforts to keep Project Wagon Wheel from occurring.

• See http://rmoa.unm.edu/docviewer.php?docId=wyu-ah10428.xml