Tag Archives: Nellie Tayloe Ross

Happy Wyoming Admission Day

We recognize the State of Wyoming on maps as one of those large, rectangular entities carved out of the western United States.  We probably think of the old song, “Home On The Range”. There are cowboys and wide-open spaces and … Continue reading

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The 1st U.S. Female Governor

I’m happy that the story about the very first female state governor in the U.S. takes place here in the Great Plains.  Nellie Tayloe Ross was born Nellie Tayloe Wynns at St. Joseph, Missouri, on November 29, 1876. Nellie Tayloe … Continue reading

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