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By ELYSIA CONNER
Casper Star-Tribune 

Museum run entirely by volunteers to keep moving forward

 

January 18, 2018



CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — Soon after Glenrock's Paleon Museum opened, Robert Bakker walked into the prep lab and saw 23 women gathered around tables, working meticulously.

It might have looked and sounded a little like a sewing bee. But instead of sewing machines, the women were cleaning fossils with brushes and picks.

"My bone biddies," Bakker, a renowned paleontologist who worked with the museum at the time, called out to the group.

One of the early helpers at the Paleon Museum in Glenrock straightened and looked at him with steely blue eyes.

"I beg your pardon," she said, clearly unimpressed...



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