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    • Spoon

    • Shows a spoon made of buffalo horn of the Native American Santee Sioux, Mt. Vara River, Nebraska.
    • Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1800-1810.; Santee Indians--Arts & crafts--1800-1810.; Spoons--1800-1810.
    • 1800
    • Shooting buffaloes with Colt's revolving pistol

    • A man on horseback wears a fringed buckskin shirt and chaps, and shoots an American buffalo with a Colt revolving pistol. The man carries a rifle in a rifle case on his back. Native American, plains Indians with fringed leggings and feathers in...
    • Indians of North America--Subsistence activities--1850-1860.; Bison hunting--1850-1860.; Horseback riding--1850-1860.
    • 1857
    • Buffalo-hunting on the plains by officers of the United States Army

    • United States Army officers on horseback hunt buffalo on the plains. Soldiers in uniform take tongues from dead animals and drink a toast at a dinner table in a tent under United States flags. Includes portraits of Major Albert P. Morrow and...
    • Bison hunting--1860-1870.; Eating & drinking--1860-1870.; Horseback riding--1860-1870.; Military officers--American--1860-1870.; Cooper, Wyckliffe.; Morrow, Albert P.
    • 1867 July 6
    • Cottonwood trees at Fort Steele, Wyo. Terr.

    • View of a man reclined in a grassy field beside Cottonwood trees on the North Platte River at Fort Fred Steele (Carbon County), Wyoming. Shows probably a bull buffalo skull on the ground nearby.
    • Cottonwood--Wyoming--Fort Fred Steele--1860-1870.; Fort Fred Steele (Wyo.)--1860-1870.; Trees--Wyoming--Fort Fred Steele--1860-1870.
    • 1868
    • Hunting the buffalo on foot

    • A Native American man hunts a buffalo on foot. He carries arrows in his mouth and runs beside the animal, which he has already pierced with one arrow.
    • Indians of North America--1860-1870.; Bison hunting--1860-1870.
    • 1870?
    • The Far West - shooting buffalo on the line of the Kansas- Pacific Railroad

    • Reproduction shows men shooting and buffalo running and falling; coaches and a balloon-stacked locomotive of the Kansas-Pacific Railroad wait on the tracks; telegraph wires are overhead.
    • Kansas-Pacific Railway Company--1870-1880.; Bison hunting--1870-1880.; Railroads--1870-1880.
    • 1871
    • Wm. F. Cody in 1871

    • Studio portrait of Buffalo Bill (William F. Cody). He wears a (beaver) fur-trimmed, buffalo hide coat with shoulder fringe.
    • Celebrities--1870-1880.; Entertainers--1870-1880.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.
    • 1871
    • Buffalo bulls protecting a herd from wolves

    • American buffalo bulls face a pack of wolves on a prairie. A wolf has been tossed in the air by a bull. Another wolf lies dead beside a buffalo. Shows mountains and the buffalo herd in the distance.
    • Animal attacks--1870-1880.; Animal behavior--1870-1880.; Bison--1870-1880.; Wolves--1870-1880.
    • 1871 August 5
    • Original photo of "Buffalo" Bill Cody

    • Studio portrait of William F. "Buffalo Bill" Cody. He wears a shirt decorated with fur and fringe.
    • Entertainers--1870-1880.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.
    • 1872
    • Slaughter of buffaloes on the plains

    • Coyotes and scavenger birds eat the remains of dead American buffalo on the grassy plains. Shows buffalo carcasses, skulls and ribs.
    • Bison--1870-1880.; Coyotes--1870-1880.; Dead animals--1870-1880.
    • 1872 February 24
    • The guardians of the herd, buffalo bulls charging hunters

    • A hunter on horseback with fringed leather chaps holds a pistol and rides beside an injured American buffalo. Native American men shoot buffalo with bows and arrows, and buffalo bulls charge the hunters.
    • Indians of North America--1870-1880.; Bison hunting--1870-1880.; Bison--1870-1880.; Horseback riding--1870-1880.
    • 1873 October 25
    • Indians killing buffaloes in the Missouri River

    • Native American men hunt American buffalo in the Missouri River. The men hold knives in their teeth and swim beside injured buffalo. People in canoes shoot bows and arrows. Shows the buffalo herd in the distance.
    • Indians of North America--1870-1880.; Missouri River--1870-1880.; Bison hunting--1870-1880.; Bison--1870-1880.; Rivers--1870-1880.; Swimming--1870-1880.
    • 1874
    • Jicarilla Apache brave and squaw, lately wedded, Abiquiu Agency, New Mexico

    • Outdoor portrait of a Native American Jicarilla Apache man and woman; shows the seated woman wearing a buckskin dress, moccasins, and wrapped in blankets; the standing man holds a quiver and leans on a buffalo robe.
    • United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Jicarilla Agency--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--New Mexico--1870-1880.; Jicarilla Indians--New Mexico--1870-1880.; Clothing & dress--New Mexico--1870-1880.; Spouses--New Mexico--1870-1880.;...
    • 1874
    • Wild Bill Hickok, Buffalo Bill, and group

    • Group portrait of frontier celebrities; (L to R) probably Eugene Overton, Wild Bill Hickok, Buffalo Bill Cody, Texas Jack Omohundro, and probably Elisha Green. The men wear fringed buckskins and hats. Buffalo Bill has a hat with ostrich plumes. The...
    • Clothing & dress--1870-1880.; Cowboys--1870-1880.; Entertainers--1870-1880.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Green, Elisha.; Hickok, Wild Bill, 1837-1876.; Omohundro, John Burwell, 1846-1880.; Overton, Eugene.
    • 1874?
    • Gen. Crook's Army camp at Point of Rocks, near Buffalo Gap, Black H.

    • View of General George Crook's expedition camp at Point of Rocks, near Buffalo Gap, Black Hills, Dakota Territory, shows a large rock formation with wall tents and covered wagons around it. The U. S. Army was on Native American campaigns to send...
    • Crook, George, 1829-1890--Journeys--Dakota Territory--1870-1880.; United States. Army.--1870-1880.; Dakota Indians--War--Dakota Territory--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--War--Dakota Territory--1870-1880.; Dakota Territory--1870-1880.;...
    • 1876
    • Mary Cody

    • Studio portrait of Mary "May" Cody (William F. "Buffalo Bill" Cody's sister). She wears a dress decorated with lace and a veil.
    • Women--1870-1880.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.--Family.; Cody, Mary.
    • 1877
    • A day's "still hunting" after buffalo

    • Men hunt American buffalo with rifles on the prairie in Kansas. Shows a wounded buffalo and a buffalo herd. Men cook buffalo meat over a fire at a camp. Shows covered wagons and strips of meat left out to dry.
    • Bison hunting--1870-1880.; Covered wagons--1870-1880.; Food drying--1870-1880.; Outdoor cookery--1870-1880.
    • 1877 March 10
    • Sioux village, winter '78

    • View of a Native American (Sioux) camp shows tepees, buffalo hides and debris in a clearing of bare trees and snow.
    • Dakota Indians--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--1870-1880.; Hides & skins--1870-1880.; Indian encampments--1870-1880.; Tipis--1870-1880.
    • 1878
    • Buffalo horn

    • Shows a black buffalo horn possibly Native American Sioux. It is polished and perforated and may have been used as an adornment on a headdress.
    • Dakota Indians--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Horns--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--Arts & crafts--1880-1890.; Bison--18080-1890.
    • 1880
    • Gall, Dakota Chief, seated, full length

    • Gall, Dakota Chief, full length seated studio portrait; wearing one feather in hair, braids wrapped in fur, decorated buffalo hide wrapped around shoulders; holding feather fan-like object; photograph of a framed portrait.
    • Dakota Indians--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--Portraits--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1880-1890.; Gall, ca. 1840-1894.
    • 1881
    • Gall, Dakota Chief, standing, holding fan-shaped object, 3/4 length

    • Gall, Dakota Chief, 3/4 length standing studio portrait; wearing one feather in hair, buffalo skin with design wrapped around shoulders, earrings; holding feather fan-shaped object.
    • Dakota Indians--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--Portraits--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1880-1890.; Gall, ca. 1840-1894.
    • 1881
    • Issuing supplies

    • White men, some in military uniform, stand around bundles of supplies to be distributed to Native American (Brule ?)prisoners of war, Fort Randall, South Dakota.
    • Dakota Indians--Capture & imprisonment--South Dakota--Randall--1880-1890.; Indians of North America--Capture & imprisonment--South Dakota--Randall--1880-1890.; Randall (S.D.)--1880-1890.; Clothing relief--South Dakota--Randall--1880-1890.; Food...
    • 1882?
    • Last Black Hills coach leaving Cheyenne

    • John Noonan, George Lathrop, Mr. Jenks, Russell Thorp, and H. Haas, and other unidentified men pose on and near a horse-drawn stagecoach on the Black Hills Stage and Express Line in Cheyenne, Wyoming. A boy, Granville Timmen, stands near a crowd of...
    • Cheyenne (Wyo.)--1880-1890.; Spectators--Wyoming--Cheyenne--1880-1890.; Stagecoaches--Wyoming--Cheyenne--1880-1890.; Transportation--Wyoming--Cheyenne--1880-1890.
    • 1887 February 19
    • Ka-Ratch, wife, and child at tepee

    • Ka Ratch, a Native American (Ute) poses with his wife and daughter outside a tipi in (probably) Ignacio (La Plata County), Colorado. Ka-Ratch wears a dark vest with a badge and a knife holster, and holds a wooden pipe and tobacco bag. A blanket...
    • Indians of North America--Children--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ute Indians--Women--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Wiminuche Indians--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.; Ignacio (Colo.)--1890-1900.; Families--Colorado--Ignacio--1890-1900.;...
    • 1890
    • Indian Chiefs

    • Ten Native American chiefs who met with General Nelson Miles to stop the Indian War stand in a semi-circle in front of a teepee. Among the chiefs are Standing Bull, Bear Who Looks Back Running, Has the Big White Horse, White Tail, Liver Bear,...
    • Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1890-1900.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Tipis--1890-1900.; Tribal chiefs.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Miles, Nelson Appleton, 1839-1925.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • 1891
    • Pine Ridge Agency S.D.

    • View of Buffalo Bill, Capt. Frank D. Baldwin, General Nelson Miles, Capt. Moss and other unidentified men on horseback at an Indian encampment at the Pine Ridge Agency, South Dakota. Men stand in the background.
    • United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Pine Ridge Agency--1890-1900.; Dakota Indians--Structures--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1890-1900.; Pine Ridge (S.D.)--1890-1900.; Entertainers--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1890-1900.; Horseback riding--South...
    • 1891
    • Tasunka, Ota (alias Plenty Horse) the slayer of Lieut. Casey, near Pine Ridge, S.D.

    • Tasunka, a Native American man also known as "Plenty Horse," stands with a blanket wrapped around his shoulders next to a large cannon in the foreground, probably on a reservation near Pine Ridge, South Dakota. He rests his right hand on the...
    • Dakota Indians--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1890- 1900.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Cannons--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1890-1900.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Tasunka.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • 1891
    • Crow Dog and family at home

    • Jerome Crow Dog poses with his family for a group portrait in front of a teepee. The group includes three women and a young girl in the back row, each wearing blankets wrapped around their shoulders, and four small children in the front row. Crow...
    • Crow Dog, Jerome--Family--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--Clothing & dress--1890-1900.; Wild west shows--1880-1920.; Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917.; Crow Dog, Jerome.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show.
    • 1891
    • Indians killing beef - P.R. Ag - SD

    • Native American Lakota Sioux men skin and dress cattle rationed by the United States government at the Pine Ridge Agency, South Dakota. Another Native American man poses with a bow and arrow, as a white man in a three piece suit and bowler hat...
    • Dakota Indians--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1890-1900.; Teton Indians--Government relations--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1890-1900.; Pine Ridge (S.D.)--1890-1900.; Beef cattle--South...
    • 1891 June 18
    • Indians skinning a beef

    • Three Native American Lakota Sioux men skin and dress an animal rationed by the United States government at the Pine Ridge Agency, South Dakota. Distribution of meat rations imitated a buffalo hunt in which a herd of beef cattle was released in a...
    • Dakota Indians--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1890-1900.; Teton Indians--Government relations--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1890-1900.; Pine Ridge (S.D.)--1890-1900.; Beef cattle--South...
    • 1891 June 18?
    • Buffalo Bill's Indians at P.R. Agency S.D.

    • Native American Sioux in traditional dress and whites pose on snow covered ground at the Pine Ridge Agency, South Dakota, including: center, Emma Sickels, Pine Ridge teacher, Major John Burke, general manager of Buffalo Bill Cody's Wild West show,...
    • United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Pine Ridge Agency--1890-1900.; Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show--People--1890-1900.; Dakota Indians--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1890-1900.; Indians of North America--South Dakota--Pine Ridge--1890-1900.; Pine...
    • 1891 March 2
    • Mt. Moran from Buffalo Park

    • View of Mount Moran from Jackson Lake in Teton County, Wyoming. Shows the Snake River.
    • Moran, Mount (Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Snake River (Wyo.-Wash.)--1890-1900.; Teton County (Wyo.)--1890-1900.; Teton Range (Wyo. and Idaho)--1890-1900.; Rivers--Wyoming--Teton County--1890-1900.
    • 1892

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