Explore Wyoming History, Conceptual Mock and more!

United operated the first stewardess’ school in the world in Cheyenne from 1927 until 1961, when they moved it to Chicago.  The stewardesses were known to congregate in Peacock Alley at the Plains Hotel.  Cheyenne, Wyoming, is known for a lot of firsts, especially in the advancement of women.

United operated the first stewardess’ school in the world in Cheyenne from 1927 until 1961, when they moved it to Chicago. The stewardesses were known to congregate in Peacock Alley at the Plains Hotel. Cheyenne, Wyoming, is known for a lot of firsts, especially in the advancement of women.

Description: Black and white photo of President Roosevelt on a 60 mile ride from Laramie to Cheyenne, Wyoming, with a dog running in front of the horses, 1903.

Description: Black and white photo of President Roosevelt on a 60 mile ride from Laramie to Cheyenne, Wyoming, with a dog running in front of the horses, 1903.

From the Collections of American Heritage Center, University of Wyoming, Copy and Reuse Restrictions Apply

From the Collections of American Heritage Center, University of Wyoming, Copy and Reuse Restrictions Apply

Ms. Smith and the bobcat  From the Collections of American Heritage Center, University of Wyoming, Copy and Reuse Restrictions Apply

Ms. Smith and the bobcat From the Collections of American Heritage Center, University of Wyoming, Copy and Reuse Restrictions Apply

Myrtle Compton  From the Wyoming State Archives.  Copy and Reuse Restrictions Apply

Myrtle Compton From the Wyoming State Archives. Copy and Reuse Restrictions Apply

University of Wyoming Women's Basketball Team  From the Collections of American Heritage Center, University of Wyoming, Copy and Reuse Restrictions Apply

University of Wyoming Women's Basketball Team From the Collections of American Heritage Center, University of Wyoming, Copy and Reuse Restrictions Apply

Bea Kirman  From the collections of the Wyoming State Archives. Copy and Reuse Restrictions Apply

Bea Kirman From the collections of the Wyoming State Archives. Copy and Reuse Restrictions Apply

Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas
Search