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  • Subject: Wild West Shows
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    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show

    • Native American (Sioux) men and a white man and woman reenact an Indian attack on white settlers at their cabin in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, London England. The Sioux men wear moccasins, leggings, and feathers in their hair or feather...
    • Vandyk, E.
    • [between 1890 and 1900]
    • Nate Salsbury with group

    • Nate Salsbury, owner and manager of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, stands in the center of a group of men outside a tent in a camp for the show in Europe, possibly in Paris. John Burke, press agent for the shows, sits on the ground in the right...
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    • [1889?]
    • John Nelson, Squaw man and family

    • John Y. Nelson, a member of the cast of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, stands leaning against a tree behind his Sioux wife and their five children. The group is gathered in front of a teepee in a camp for the show at Erastina in Staten Island, New...
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    • [1886?]
    • Men in front of cabin

    • A group of six men is gathered in front of a log cabin used in a scene during Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. John Nelson guided Brigham Young to Utah in 1847 and was a scout with William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody at Fort McPherson in 1869. He...
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    • [between 1885 and 1900?]
    • Returning hunter

    • John Y. Nelson, a member of the cast of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, poses on horseback with the body of a deer across his lap. He holds a rifle up with his right hand. Numerous rocks and trees are in the right and left foreground. Nelson guided...
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    • [1887?]
    • Cody with soldiers

    • William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody stands in the center midground holding the hand of a small Native American child while touring with Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Ambrose Park in Brooklyn, New York. A large group of soldiers from the...
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    • [1894?]
    • William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody with group in front of tent

    • William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody sits in front of a tent in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show in Paris. He wears a suit and has a watch fob hanging from his vest pocket. Seated next to him is Nate Salsbury, owner and manager of the Wild...
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    • [1889?]
    • John M. Burke and cabin

    • John Burke, press agent for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, holds a newspaper in his hands while standing in front of a log cabin talking with John Y. Nelson, a scout and driver of the Deadwood Stagecoach. A Georgian Russian Cossack, Meliton...
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    • [1892]
    • John Nelson and family no. 31B

    • John Y. Nelson, a member of the cast of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, poses for a group portrait with his Sioux wife and their five children. Their eldest son stands at the far right wearing a feather headdress. Nelson has a full gray beard and...
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    • [between 1885 and 1900?]
    • John Nelson with his family

    • John Y. Nelson, a member of the cast of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, poses for a group portrait with his Sioux wife and their five children. The group is gathered in front of a teepee. Nelson has a full gray beard and long hair. Nelson guided...
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    • [1887]
    • Cody, Wyoming

    • A fence borders a large corral in the foreground in a view looking toward Cody, Wyoming. The town was founded in 1896 and named for William Frederick ("Buffalo Bill") Cody, the famous scout and wild west show star. Shows a group of buildings in the...
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    • [between 1896 and 1910?]
    • Chas. Walter[s]

    • Charles Orville Walters and, probably Art Simon, stand next to each near a tent. Members of the Sells Floto Circus and Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, they wear embroidered coats, dark pants and bowties. The bodice of their coats have appliqued...
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    • [between 1910 and 1917?]
    • London tour

    • View of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show in London, England. The reenactment shows men, on horseback and standing, saddled horses, and two covered wagons. The side of one wagon reads: "Big Horn Barn".
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    • [between 1900 and 1910]
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show program

    • A page from a Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show program that contains an illustrated montage of the grand finale, it shows Native Americans attacking a cabin being repulsed by white men on horseback, and below "A Few Reasons Why You Should Visit...
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    • [between 1940 and 1960]
    • London tour

    • A reenactment at Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show in London, England, shows men on horseback with drawn pistols, and a mule drawn stagecoach. Buffalo Bill assists a woman from the stagecoach, a sign reads: "Overland Mail".
    • Vandyk, E.
    • [between 1900 and 1907]
    • Cody at peephole

    • William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody looks through a peephole in the arena tent for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. Cody wears a buckskin coat with tassles and thigh boots. He also wears a hat, possibly a Stetson. A person stands looking through...
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    • [1901?]
    • William F. Cody and group

    • William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody poses with four men. Two men wear turbans and capes and are members of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show while touring in Europe, possibly Paris. The remaining two men standing on the left both wear suits and top...
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    • [1889]
    • Native American group portrait

    • A group of Sioux men and one woman is gathered in front of a building, possibly the vice consul's residence in Antwerp, Belgium, for a group portrait while touring with Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. Most of the men hold blankets wrapped around...
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    • [between 1885 and 1900?]
    • Buffalo Bill on horseback

    • William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody looks back over his shoulder while on horseback during a performance of Buffalo Bill's Wild West at Erastina on Staten Island, New York. He holds a rifle in his right hand and wears thigh boots and gauntlets. A...
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    • [1886?]
    • Salsbury album #2, pg 9

    • Photograph of page 9 of Album #2 in Salsbury collection of Buffalo Bill's Wild West. Page includes four images titled "Death at the stake," "After the killing," "Horse thief" and "The end for the horse thief." The images are all from performances...
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    • [between 1950 and 1995?]
    • Wild West Show cooks

    • Cooks for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show pour water into iron kettles over cooking fires using buckets at the ends of poles. Also shows a canvas tent and piled logs. The Wild West Show reportedly employed seven cooks, two pastry chefs and two...
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    • [1901?]
    • Native American man on horseback

    • A Sioux man poses on horseback in the foreground, probably at Antwerp, Belgium, while on tour with Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. The man wears a feather headdress and holds a thick staff in his left hand. A tent is set up in the background. A...
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    • [1891?]
    • Native American men on horseback

    • A group of Native American men poses on horseback in front of a backdrop with a landscape scene for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Earl's Court in England painted on it. Several of the men wear feather headdresses, and several hold round shields...
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    • [1892?]
    • Native Americans in front of teepee

    • Three Native American men sit in front of a teepee in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show near Earl's Court in England. The men all wear long, feather headdresses. The man in the center is seated while the other two men stand on either side of...
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    • [1892?]
    • Native American men on horseback

    • Four Native American men pose on horseback in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. The men hold long spears and round shields. A group of buildings is in the background.
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    • [between 1885 and 1900?]
    • Native American group

    • A group of Native Americans poses in the foreground on a small hill near a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. The man in the center of the group wears a loin cloth and is barechested. He wears a scarf tied around his neck and has bands with...
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    • [1889?]
    • Sioux Chief Iron Tail with group of Native American women

    • Sioux Chief Iron Tail stands in the left center of the back row of a group of Native American women and children gathered in a dirt arena for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. Iron Tail wears his hair in braids that are pinned up to form long loops....
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    • [1901?]
    • Sioux

    • Three Sioux men pose on horseback in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. The two men on the right wear feather headdresses while the man on the left wears two feathers on the back of his head. The man on the right has paint on his face. The...
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    • [1901?]
    • Ready for the war path

    • Two Native American men wearing loincloths stand in the foreground in a dirt arena for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Earl's Court in England. The man on the right holds a round shield and wears a group of feathers on his head. He also has a belt...
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    • [1892?]
    • Buffalo Bill's Wild West

    • Poster drawing of a Native American man on horseback holding his left hand to shade his eyes as he looks into the distance. He wears a buckskin shirt and pants, both with tassles. The words "Buffalo Bill's Wild West" are written across the top of...
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    • [between 1900 and 1920?]
    • Sioux

    • A Sioux man stands among a group of teepees in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. The man wears a loincloth and holds a long spear adorned with feathers. Another spear, also adorned with feathers, is stuck in the ground next to him.
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    • [1901?]
    • Sioux Indians

    • Two Native American men stand in the foreground holding their righhands and their left hands together. The two stand in front of a brick wall in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show near Earl's Court in England. The man on the left has a...
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    • [1892?]
    • Indian women

    • A group of Native American women poses on horseback in front of a backdrop with a landscape scene painted on it for a performance of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Earl's Court in England.
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    • [1892?]
    • Cheyenne Indians

    • A large group of Native American men poses in a row on horseback in an arena used for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Ambrose Park in Brooklyn, New York. The men are members of the show's cast. Many of the men wear feather headdresses and hold...
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    • [1894?]
    • Cody heading Indians

    • William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody rides his horse, Duke, in an arena during a performance of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. Cody holds his hat at his waist. He wears a buckskin coat decorated with tassles and beads and thigh boots. A large...
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    • [1901?]
    • Cody in his tent

    • William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody stands looking out from an open side of his tent in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. He holds his right hand on the support pole of the tent and wears a wide- brimmed hat, probably a Stetson, and a...
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    • [1901?]
    • Young brave

    • A Native American man poses in front of a backdrop with a landscape scene painted on it in a dirt arena for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Earl's Court in England. The man holds a round shield in his right hand. He wears a striped loincloth and...
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    • [1892?]
    • Wild West Show cast

    • A group of Native Americans stands in the midground in a dirt road next to a judge's stand. The road is probably part of a race track that winds into the background. A wood fence borders the far side of the track. A large group of spectators is...
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    • [between 1885 and 1900?]
    • Wild West Show cast

    • A group of Native Americans stands in the midground in a dirt road next to a judge's stand. The road is probably part of a race track that winds into the background. A wood fence borders the far side of the track. A large group of spectators is...
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    • [between 1885 and 1900?]
    • Young Native American man

    • A Native American young man stands on one foot in the midground in a camp for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show near Earl's Court in England.
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    • [1892?]
    • Wild West Show main entrance

    • A group of men stands under the main entrance tent to Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. The words "Main Entrance Buffalo Bill's Wild West" are painted on the top canvas of the tent. A banner hangs at the back of the tent reading "Doors open at 1 & 7...
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    • [1901?]
    • Russian Cossacks

    • Two Russian Georgian Cossacks, left Luka Chkhartishvili, right Ivane Makharadze, in the cast of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show, pose in front of a backdrop with a landscape scene painted on it at Earl's Court in London, England. The men wear long...
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    • [1892]
    • William F. Cody and group on beach

    • William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody poses on horseback in the left center midground of a panoramic view of Ocean Beach, in San Francisco, California. A row of Native American men and women also on horseback line the shore behind Cody. A few of...
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    • [between 1885 and 1900?]
    • Cossacks

    • A group of Russian Georgian Cossacks pose for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Ambrose Park in Brooklyn, New York. The men wear wool hats and long coats with cartridge loops across their chests. Known Georgians with Buffalo Bill in 1894 are: Luka...
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    • [1894]
    • William Cody with group in front of tent

    • William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody sits with a group of people in front of a tent adorned with two large American flags and a stuffed buffalo head mounted above its entrance. Cody wears a derby hat and suit. The woman standing at the far left...
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    • [1889?]
    • Arabs

    • A group of Arabs in the cast of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show poses on horseback in a camp for the show. The men wear turbans and several wear capes. One man in the right foreground carries a large flag. Several tents are set up in the background.
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    • 1899
    • Big Foot's band of warriors

    • Five Native American men, possibly members of Big Foot's band, stand in a row in the foreground near Pine Ridge, South Dakota. Included in the group are, from left, Bear-That-Runs-And-Growls, Warrior, One-Tooth-Gone, Sole (bottom of foot) and...
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    • [1890?]
    • Wild West Show tent

    • A man draws the crowd's attention toward him in a small tent in a grassy field in the camp of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. A striped curtain forms the backdrop behind the man. The grandstand where the audience sits is in the left background.
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    • [1901?]
    • Headquarters tent replica

    • Interior view of a replica of William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody's headquarters tent for Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. A large stuffed buffalo head is mounted on a beam in the center foreground. A bear skin rug is on the ground near a chair...
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    • [between 1900 and 1925?]

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