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Listen to Wyoming's West come alive with untold stories researched by Wyoming native and historian, Clay Gibbons. Learn a new appreciation for the people and places that made up Wyoming's western history.

The Sweet Smell of Sagebrush Clay Gibbons

    • History
    • 4.9 • 40 Ratings

Listen to Wyoming's West come alive with untold stories researched by Wyoming native and historian, Clay Gibbons. Learn a new appreciation for the people and places that made up Wyoming's western history.

    Madden/McDermott Murders Pt.2

    Madden/McDermott Murders Pt.2

    After being acquitted in the trial for the killing of his son  in Part 1, James McDermott faces another arrest for the theft of the U. S mail and is taken to Cheyenne for another trial. After that the authorities hear about him and have him arrested and taken to Montana for the killing of a Mr. Murane, his wife's lover, eight years earlier, then he eventually finds his way back to Wyoming and has a confrontation with his wife and her newest lover which does not go well.

    • 42 min
    The Madden/MacDermott Murders Part 1

    The Madden/MacDermott Murders Part 1

    James MacDermott had already killed one man in Montana for having relations with his wife and now he is approaching his best friends cabin to bring his wife home to him and the children, but he's met with an angry man with a Colt in his hand.

    • 43 min
    The Sad Saga of Miss Annie Bruce

    The Sad Saga of Miss Annie Bruce

    Seventeen year old Annie Bruce became the first female inmate at the Wyoming State Penitentiary and the first woman convicted of any form of murder in the state.
    She confessed to the murder of her father by poison.  Was she guilty or did she take the fall to protect her mother?  
    You be the judge.

    • 40 min
    Teton Jackson, Wyoming's Notorious Horse Thief

    Teton Jackson, Wyoming's Notorious Horse Thief

    In the 1880's, horseflesh was as valuable as the weapon at your side. It was your mode of transportation and your horsepower for your work.  And losing them to horse thieves was a serious crime on the range.  Learn how Teton Jackson became the most feared of them all.  

    • 30 min
    Spring Creek Raid Epilogue- THe Story Behind the Story

    Spring Creek Raid Epilogue- THe Story Behind the Story

    The Story Behind the Story

    • 27 min
    THe Spring Creek Raid-The Trial

    THe Spring Creek Raid-The Trial

    The tables have turned and the fate of the cattlemen lies with the jury.  Does justice prevail or does the influence of the Wyoming Stockgrowers again save the day?  

    • 35 min

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40 Ratings

40 Ratings

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Sure enjoy your historical accounts of Wyhoming! My kids request you as well, especially when I reminisce about the OTR! Keep up the amazing efforts!

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The Greatest Stories Ever Told

Some of Wyoming's best and worst stories ever told by one of the best story-teller and historian. Clay Gibbons can tell a story about Wyoming or US History any way possible. my grandma used to call him the "Dimestore Cowboy," but i dare say he is more than just that. he is so much more.

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