Kane Wyoming Historical Photos

Smith Family 1907 - final copyIn 1907 this family portrait of the Smith family was taken in the shade of a Cottonwood tree.


Black horses and wagon copy

Kane School wagon: Daniel Beal, Bus driver and son Bud


Book Cover Dragons of Fire

This ferry was originally in Greybull and was brought down the river for use in Kane. It was in business until a bridge was built over the Big Horn River. It looks like it was big enough to haul two wagons.


Shoshone River Bridge

Town of Kane looking East: Quarnstrom Pool Hall, Kane Mercantile, Depot


Riley Kane –  a hired hand on the ML Ranch, was the first postmaster.  The town was named after him.


Bassett at Kane copy

Mrs. Eliza Jane Bassett is out feeding her chickens. They look like Rhode Island Reds.

RR houses at Kane hills copyView from the Kane depot against the backdrop of the Kane Hills


School Group



School Group 3 copy

School Groups.  Frances Broscious’ class above.

School Photo -2 copy


Stockyards at Kane copy

Kane Stockyards

Section House at Kane  copy

Section House at Kane, Wyoming.

RR Tracks at Kane copy

Railroad tracks at Kane, Wyoming

Railroad Car Crew copy

Railroad Crew at Kane, Wyoming

Schoolhouse 1965 copy 2

Kane School house


Cutting Ice on the Big Horn River

iceblockcloseup-3x5 bookcopy 2

Close up of cutting ice blocks for storage

Ice Blocking copy

More ice blocking

Gold Mine at Kane copy

Gold mine at Kane


Housing for Railroad workers at Kane.


Working on the new highway over the Mountain.


First State Bank of Kane, Wyoming

Brosious Sugar Beets copy

Broscious Beet Harvest at Kane, Wyoming


Big Horn River Bridge at Kane, Wyoming

White Horses and Wagon copy

Schoolwagon and Driver