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Guide to the Wyoming State Council for National Defense Records

Identifier: RG0223

Scope and Content

The Wyoming Council for National Defense was established to assist the federal Council of National Defense in carrying out its work to coordinate resources and industry in support of the war effort, including the coordination of transportation, industrial and farm production, financial support for the war, and public morale. Wyoming State Council for National Defense records help document war efforts on the home front in Wyoming. This small collection includes some basic administrative records such as general correspondence, membership lists, minutes, reports and ciruculars.


  • 1917-1919, 1941-1942


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Access Restrictions

There are no known access restrictions on the materials for research purposes, and the collection is open to the public.

Copyright Information

The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.


.5 cubic feet (1 box)


Wyoming State Council for National Defense records as maintained by the Wyoming State Archives consist of general corespondence, cirulars, membership lists, minutes, and reports

Arrangement of the Collection

The collection is divided into two series including: World War I, and World War II.

Related Materials

There are no known other archival collections created by at the date of processing.

Processing Information

The collection was processed by Wyoming State Archives staff

Guide to the Wyoming State Council for National Defense records, 1917-1919, 1941-1942
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Processed by Wyoming State Archives staff
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Finding aid is in English

Repository Details

Part of the Wyoming State Archives, Wyoming Cultural Resources Division, Wyoming Department of State Parks & Cultural Resources Repository

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