Wyoming Sheepherders Again

 (from the Paleotool vault) Sheep camps from Wyoming from the Wyoming Tales and Trails webpage.  Great photos and some good information concerning everything “western.” A self-contained base camp in a sheep wagon provides a cozy home on the prairie. A beautiful culmination of cultures a innovations created this iconic American living arrangement.  We can learn a […]

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Sheepherders’ Camps

Here are a few classic Sheep Camps from the Wyoming Tales and Trails webpage. There are some great photos and some good information on their web page.  I personally took a lot of inspiration from these resourceful and low-cost housing solutions. There’s a lot of other information and photos of western history here too.  Have a […]

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Classic Scooter

Here’s an image of my great-grandfather Arbuckle on a very futuristic looking scooter.  It wasn’t his, and I doubt he actually rode it but it seems to have belonged to his brother-in-law (Campbell).  The photo is in the Campbell’s yard in Long Beach, California, probably in 1946 or 1947.  If anybody can identify the model, […]

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