Sublette County Historical Society Inc A Foundation

Pinedale, WY   |  WWW.MUSEUMOFTHEMOUNTAINMAN.COM

Mission

OUR MISSION IS TO PRESERVE AND INTERPRET THE HISTORY OF THE ROCKY MOUNTAIN FUR TRADE, AND PRESERVE AND INTERPRET THE HISTORY OF THE AREA THAT IS NOW SUBLETTE COUNTY, WYOMING.

Ruling year info

1964

Principal Officer

JAMES GEHLHAUSEN

Main address

PO Box 909

Pinedale, WY 82941 United States

EIN

83-6006019

NTEE code info

Historical Societies and Related Activities (A80)

IRS filing requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Sign in or create an account to view Form(s) 990 for 2019, 2018 and 2017.
Register now

Is this your nonprofit?

Login and update Why claim your profile? Learn about benefits

Programs and results

What we aim to solve

This profile needs more info.

If it is your nonprofit, add a problem overview.

Login and update

Our programs

SOURCE: IRS Form 990

What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Program 1

EXHIBITS: THE MUSEUM OF THE MOUNTAIN MAN HAS A COMPREHENSIVE COLLECTION OF ROCKY MOUNTAIN FUR TRADE ARTIFACTS INCLUDING THOSE OF THE PLAINS INDIAN AND THE MOUNTAIN MAN AS WELL AS SETTLEMENT ERA ARTIFACTS FROM SUBLETTE COUNTY. MAJOR EXHIBITS INCLUDE JIM BRIDGER'S RIFLE; ORIGINAL FUR TRADE LETTERS FROM THE 1820S AND 1830S; 20 FOOT BUFFALO HIDE TIPI REPLICATED FROM ONE IN THE SMITHSONIAN; 300 YEAR OLD SHEEPHORN BOW; MOUNTAIN MAN CLOTHES AND ACCOUTREMENTS; PLAINS INDIAN CLOTHES AND ARTIFACTS; AND SETTLEMENT ARTIFACTS FROM PINEDALE DATING 1880-1950. ABOUT 10,000 PEOPLE FROM ALL 50 STATES AND AT LEAST 20 COUNTRIES VISIT THE MUSEUM EACH YEAR TO SEE THESE EXHIBITS. THE SOMMERS HOMESTEAD LIVING HISTORY MUSEUM HOST 1000 VISITORS EACH YEAR WITH HANDS ON EXHIBITS FROM THE SETTLEMENT PERIOD.

Expenses
$386,780
Revenue
$60,810

EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS: LIVING HISTORY DAYS, HELD AT THE MUSEUM IN MAY IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE AMERICAN MOUNTAIN MEN, HOSTS ABOUT 800 STUDENTS FROM A 150 MILES RADIUS OVER A THREE DAY PERIOD FOR HANDS ON DEMONSTRATIONS OF THE DAILY LIVES OF THE HISTORIC MOUNTAIN MEN. GREEN RIVER RENDEZVOUS DAYS THE SECOND WEEKEND IN JULY HOSTS 2000 ADULT AND CHILDREN VISITORS ATTENDING MORE THAN 35 ACADEMIC AND LIVING HISTORY PROGRAMS INTERPRETING THE ROCKY MOUNTAIN FUR TRADE. IN MAY AND SEPTEMBER, 400 FOURTH GRADE STUDENTS VISIT THE SOMMERS HOMESTEAD LIVING HISTORY MUSEUM FOR 4 HOURS OF HANDS OF SETTLEMENT ERA HISTORY ACTIVITIES. MANY SMALLER PUBLIC PROGRAMS ARE HELD THROUGHOUT THE YEAR.

Expenses
$42,936
Revenue
$0

PUBLICATIONS: THE ROCKY MOUNTAIN FUR TRADE JOURNAL IS AN ANNUAL ACADEMIC PEER-REVIEWED PUBLICATION INTENDED TO FURTHER THE KNOWLEDGE AND DISCUSSION OF THE ROCKY MOUNTAIN FUR TRADE ERA AND PROVIDE AN AVENUE FOR RESEARCHERS TO SHOWCASE THEIR WORK. EACH YEAR 5 TO 7 IN DEPTH ARTICLES OF LEADING EDGE RESEARCH ARE PUBLISHED AND DISTRIBUTED TO MEMBERS AND INTERESTED PARTIES WITH A CIRCULATION OF ABOUT 1000 EXTENDING THE EDUCATIONAL REACH OF THE MUSEUM.

Expenses
$34,959
Revenue
$0

Where we work

This profile needs more info.

If it is your nonprofit, add geographic service areas to create a map on your profile.

Login and update

Financials

Sublette County Historical Society Inc A Foundation
lock

Unlock financial insights by subscribing to our monthly plan.

Subscribe

Unlock nonprofit financial insights that will help you make more informed decisions. Try our monthly plan today.

  • Analyze a variety of pre-calculated financial metrics
  • Access beautifully interactive analysis and comparison tools
  • Compare nonprofit financials to similar organizations

Want to see how you can enhance your nonprofit research and unlock more insights?
Learn more about GuideStar Pro.

Operations

The people, governance practices, and partners that make the organization tick.

lock

Connect with nonprofit leaders

Subscribe

Build relationships with key people who manage and lead nonprofit organizations with GuideStar Pro. Try a low commitment monthly plan today.

  • Analyze a variety of pre-calculated financial metrics
  • Access beautifully interactive analysis and comparison tools
  • Compare nonprofit financials to similar organizations

Want to see how you can enhance your nonprofit research and unlock more insights? Learn More about GuideStar Pro.

lock

Connect with nonprofit leaders

Subscribe

Build relationships with key people who manage and lead nonprofit organizations with GuideStar Pro. Try a low commitment monthly plan today.

  • Analyze a variety of pre-calculated financial metrics
  • Access beautifully interactive analysis and comparison tools
  • Compare nonprofit financials to similar organizations

Want to see how you can enhance your nonprofit research and unlock more insights? Learn More about GuideStar Pro.

This organization has no recorded board members.