pioneer trail http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Wyoming Stories: Fate And Faith On The Mormon Trail http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-stories-fate-and-faith-mormon-trail <p>Lorin and Mary Ann Moench work for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints at Martin’s Cove Historic site.&nbsp; This spot in south-central Wyoming marks an important point along the Mormon trail.&nbsp; European converts sailed to the East Coast of the U.S., purchased supplies and handcarts, and traveled with handcart companies to Salt Lake City.&nbsp; In 1856 two handcart companies began their journey late, causing them to face unforgiving Wyoming storms.</p><p></p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 14:25:00 +0000 Cordelia Zars 60754 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming Stories: Fate And Faith On The Mormon Trail Wyoming Stories: Pam Spencer-Hockett Recaptures The Pioneer Spirit http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-stories-pam-spencer-hockett-recaptures-pioneer-spirit <p>Pam Spencer-Hockett was one of Wyoming's first woman architects. The cabin she built with her husband in Atlantic City ties into her family's pioneer heritage.</p> Thu, 09 Jan 2014 20:47:10 +0000 Jordan Harper & Micah Schweizer 52408 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming Stories: Pam Spencer-Hockett Recaptures The Pioneer Spirit