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Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917



  • Existence: 1846-02-26 - 1917-06-03

William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody was an American soldier, bison hunter, and showman.

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Buffalo Bill's Wild West, approximately 1895, 1911

 Item — Box: + Oversize, item: 4
Identifier: 1931.004.3.S4
Scope and Contents Group of Indians with "Buffalo Bill." Photograph on cardboard. Digital image has been modified from the original for clarity.
Printed on recto of photograph center: "Buffalo Bill's Wild West.:" Printed on rectoo of photograph bottom right: "Copyright by Stacy, Brooklyn, N. Y., 1911." Written in pencil on versoo of card center: "Soper photo-4."
Dates: approximately 1895; Issued: 1911

Buffalo Bill's Wild West, approximately 1895

 Digital Image
Identifier: 1931-004-2-S4.jpg
Dates: approximately 1895; Issued: 1911; Digitized: 2018-10-02

Joseph T. McCaddon collection of Buffalo Bill and Pawnee Bill papers, 1881-1919

Identifier: 1979-005
Scope and Contents Consists of business correspondence, documents, and photographs relating to Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. Included in the collection are documents relating to Pawnee Bill's (Gordon W. Lillie) Old Town and Great Far East Show, a proposed radio program, "The Last of the Frontier Scouts," and photographs.
Dates: 1881 - 1919

Letter from Chris Madsen to Mr. [Robert] Bruce, 1929-08-15

 Item — Box: 20, Folder: U. S. Marshall's Office, item: 12
Identifier: 2006.012.20.usmarshalls.12
Scope and Contents Typed and signed letter regarding the publication of Blake's Book on William Cody."Herewith copy of the affidavit, the original of which will be sent you in a few days, when the Stenographer who copied it for me returns from a short vacation. I have already sworn to the affidavit...I wish you could be kind enough to give me the full history of Mr. Blake...I intend to go to Denver the first part of September to take part in the Spannish War Veterans reuniobn, and also in the reunion of the...
Dates: 1929-08-15