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

 Collection
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

Language

These materials are in English.

Access

This material is open for research use by any registered reader.

Use and Copyright

This material is owned by the University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections. Unpublished manuscripts are under copyright. Therefore, permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from both the repository and the copyright holder.

Extent

1 Linear Feet (2 boxes)

Physical Location

Collection shelved on 3rd floor.

Collection History

In 1979, this collection was broken up into the Buffalo Bill and Pawnee Bill collections. In 2016, in accordance to current policy, these were re-integrated in to the original accession. Any references to Gordon W. Lillie (Pawnee Bill) papers, Circa 1900-1937, Coll. No. 1000.001 is a reference to this period.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchase

Related Materials

See also online catalog for: Buffalo Bill's Wild West and Congress of Rough Riders of the World / Col. W.F. Cody (Buffalo Bill).

Source

Title
Joseph T. McCaddon collection of Buffalo Bill and Pawnee Bill papers, 1881-1919
Status
Completed
Author
Milissa Burkart
Date
2015 November
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections & University Archives Repository

Contact:
McFarlin Library
University of Tulsa
2933 E. 6th St
Tulsa 74104-3123 US US
918-631-2496
918-631-5022 (Fax)