Essays Tagged: "Wyoming"

Gun control in The States

show power over the other person orpeople.One such incident was playing cat and mouse with a man in Wyoming.Apon her pullingout her gun the man disapeared. But she also says that even though you have ...

(3 pages) 119 0 3.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

AOL Kidnapped My Dog

hing to do is run. As I write this, I'm still on the road. I stopped by the local Universityhere in Wyoming to use their computers and write this letter. I plan to send it to a fewreporters as well as ...

(3 pages) 56 1 4.1 Feb/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science > Internet and networking

This is an expository essay on the short story "Wyoming: The Solace of Open Spaces," by Gretel Erlich. The essay is about how people in Wyoming are like compared to people who live in the city.

Wyoming, not just a barren state, but the home of a community"The solitude in which westerners live ... uiet" (Erlich 209), but this does not mean they hide from human contact, for example, the people of Wyoming. There people, in one way or another, keep in contact with each other and they keep in touch ... another, keep in contact with each other and they keep in touch with reality. In the short story, "Wyoming: The Solace of Open Spaces," Gretel Erlich writes about the tight community in Wyoming. Alth ...

(4 pages) 50 0 3.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

How did the Nineteenth Amendment come to be part of our Constitution and why was it significant? A history of the female right's movement and the importance of the 19th amendment

e, suffragists decided to take their approach to the state level. (Kobach 1-2)In 1890, the state of Wyoming became the first ever to allow women's suffrage. In the next ten years, Utah, Idaho, and Col ... e first ever to allow women's suffrage. In the next ten years, Utah, Idaho, and Colorado would join Wyoming in giving suffrage to women, but these states were not nearly influential enough to persuade ...

(6 pages) 156 1 4.3 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Growing troubles between the North and South.

y was signed giving the United States all of present-day Oregon, Washington, and Idaho and parts of Wyoming and Montana. Polk had American troops defending the border of Texas and tried to purchase a ...

(3 pages) 99 0 2.6 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

A brief history on Wyoming State- also includes valuable facts.

WYOMINGHistory and Important PeopleFor many years the Wyoming region was divided into two parts. The ... of the Continental Divide was part of three territories first Oregon, then Utah and Idaho. Eastern Wyoming was included in Nebraska and Dakota. Finally, in 1868, these sections were united into Wyomi ... ht vote and the right to hold office the first such legal recognition in the United States. In 1924 Wyoming elected the first woman governor in the US Nellie Ross.On July 10, 1890, Wyoming was admitte ...

(5 pages) 48 1 2.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

About the stone Periodot, the birthstone of the month of august

)2 S04. Now, where is peridot found? It's found in Arizona, Hawaii, China, and in Yellowstone Park, Wyoming. Peridot is found pretty close to Kentucky, but it's still a while away. Unlike the diamond, ...

(1 pages) 21 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Memories of a Faulty Mind

is was the case with the experience Gould recalled when he took his family to visit Devils Tower in Wyoming. Gould remembered when he was a child visiting a large tower which he remembered as Devils T ...

(3 pages) 37 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Electoral College: Pros and Cons

he electorate and the most in the nation; it has one elector for every 648,148 citizens. Meanwhile, Wyoming holds three votes, a mere 0.5% of all the votes, but has one elector for every 160,000 citiz ... 0.5% of all the votes, but has one elector for every 160,000 citizens. This means that one popular Wyomingite vote equals about four Californian votes.Another problem involved with the Electoral Coll ...

(5 pages) 139 1 4.4 Jun/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Dad's Guitar

The sun was hot on my neck as I got out of the truck. The end of a long Wyoming workday in June seemed about like always, high thin clouds laughed at the thought of rain as ...

(6 pages) 34 0 4.1 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Black Mountain Herb - Part 1

id taxes on it. Just like we always said we would.To make a long story shorter, there is a place in Wyoming, called Story.It is a little town, picturesque with wildlife walking through the main street ... a field of marijuana.Having long maintained that marijuana or hemp would be good for the farmer in Wyoming, we were watched pretty close. Most folks were content to be progressive enough to not oppos ...

(6 pages) 26 0 4.2 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Black Mountain Herb - Part 2

e stay on it, and if you see a bear, be polite!"Nervous laughter greeted that comment. Well this is Wyoming and many of our visitors just have no idea of what is walking around a real mountain forest. ...

(10 pages) 26 0 4.4 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The Half-Skinned-Steer

t leads him back home is the death of his brother Rollo. Mero had left the country out by Cheyenne, Wyoming to go and live in New York City. Over that time he had grown to become a fairly rich man. He ... fairly intelligent man. He had went many years without contact from his family out on the ranch in Wyoming and then one day he gets a phone call from Rollo's wife that he has been killed and he decid ...

(6 pages) 4344 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Women's Suffrage

civil, and religious conditions of women. The first territory to grant women the right to vote was Wyoming. That right was finally secured when the congress agreed to it in 1920! Despite the fact tha ...

(1 pages) 14 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Yellowstone National Park

llowstone is about 1,600 miles away from Menominee, Michigan. It lies in the northwestern corner of Wyoming and spreads into Idaho and Montana. There are five entrances into Yellowstone National Park, ... d spreads into Idaho and Montana. There are five entrances into Yellowstone National Park, two from Wyoming and three from Montana.Most of the park landscape was formed by volcanoes and glaciers throu ...

(2 pages) 9 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Yellowstone National Park

llowstone is about 1,600 miles away from Menominee, Michigan. It lies in the northwestern corner of Wyoming and spreads into Idaho and Montana. There are five entrances into Yellowstone National Park, ... d spreads into Idaho and Montana. There are five entrances into Yellowstone National Park, two from Wyoming and three from Montana.Most of the park landscape was formed by volcanoes and glaciers throu ...

(2 pages) 14 0 3.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Jackson Hole

The snow was falling of the winter of 1980 in Jackson Hole, Wyoming it was an early snowfall, but was foreshadowing for the winter to come. John Carnell was eig ...

(4 pages) 8 0 0.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

FMC Aberdeen

products. Green River employs “1,150” people and is unionized. Green River is located in Wyoming.Aberdeen is a small plant that produces only one product. It started production of “mis ...

(8 pages) 82 0 1.0 Aug/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Ecosystem Structure- Resource shortage.

h as the Colorado River Basin are experiencing severe droughts. This particular area stretches from Wyoming to Arizona. (Sohn, 2004). There are ecosystems in the area that depend on the water supplied ...

(2 pages) 23 0 2.0 Feb/2009

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences