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Buffalo Bill's Wild West


Found in 20 Collections and/or Records:

MS 047 - David R. Phillips Collection

 Collection — Box: MS47.01
Identifier: MS 047

30 – 4x8 inch Glass Plate Negatives from the collection of David R. Phillips focusing on William F. “Buffalo Bill” Cody and the Buffalo Bill’s Wild West show.

Dates: Created: 1866-1900; Other: Majority of material found in 1900; Other: Date acquired: 08/04/1986

MS 071 - Vincent Mercaldo Collection

Identifier: MS 071
Abstract Vincent Mercaldo was a collector of Western imagery. He compiled a rich storehouse of photographs, prints and drawings depicting Western people and subjects. The collection consists of over 2,000 prints and negatives of American Indians, Western explorers, lawmen and outlaws, and Buffalo Bill and the Wild West show. Also included are engravings from the Union Pacific Railroad Surveys, 1853 – 1855, newsclippings, and articles. The Vincent Mercaldo collection contains original and altered...
Dates: Created: 1850-1945; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/1971

MS 096 - Marie Ricard Goodfellow Collection

 Collection — Box: MS96.01
Identifier: MS 096

The items in this collection were retrieved from a trunk which Marilyn Brooks acquired from a descendent of Marie Ricard Goodfellow.  This collection consists mainly of photographs and various printed materials.

Dates: Created: 1911-1955

MS 257 - Guy Tourlamain Thesis

 Collection — Box: SC Box 2
Identifier: MS 257

B.A. Thesis “On the Trail of Buffalo Bill in London: Buffalo Bill’s Wild West and the American Exhibition in 1887,” Department of Historical Studies, University of Bristol, England. 1998-1999.

Dates: Other: Date acquired: 11/00/1999

MS 259 - Robert Paul Whitney Collection

 Collection — Box: SC Box 2
Identifier: MS 259

Robert Paul Whitney (1877-1955) played the tuba in Buffalo Bill’s Cowboy Band from at least 1902-1904 (possibly longer).  Photographs, menu, postcards and newspaper article.

Dates: Created: 1902-1904

MS 261 - Lulu Bell Parr Collection

 Collection — Box: SCOSLEGAL1
Identifier: MS 261

This collection consists of misc. photographs and newspaper articles about the Memorial Monument Dedication for Lulu Bell Parr, a member of the BBWW Show.

Dates: Other: Dummy Date

MS 273 - Paul Fees Collection

Identifier: MS 273

This collection consists of boxes; one regular size and one oversize.  Volume of collection is nine folders.

Dates: Other: Date acquired: 09/00/2000

MS 274 - William and Ida Craver Collection

 Collection — Box: MS274.01
Identifier: MS 274

William and Ida Craver were a married couple working as cowboy and cowgirl performers in Buffalo Bill’s Wild West c. 1902-1904.  Included in this collection are cabinet cards of family and friends, vintage wild west show photographs, black & white postcards of Cheyenne Frontier Days rodeo c. 1919, various color and b&w post cards of cowgirls and cowboys. Known dates covered range from 1898 to 1919, and 1964.

Dates: Created: 1898-1964; Other: Majority of material found in 1898-1919

MS 327 - James Wojtowicz Collection

Identifier: MS 327

This collection consists primarily of items acquired by James W. Wojtowicz during the research for his book on Buffalo Bill’s Wild West collectables.  These items are mostly dime novels, postcards, programs, and other ephemeral materials from the show.

Dates: Created: 1880-1929; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/2008

MS 392 - Harry H. Gunning Collection

Identifier: MS 392

These materials relate primarily to the Gunning family and H.H. Gunning’s activities as Business and Advertising Manager for Buffalo Bill’s Wild West.

Dates: Created: 1894-1990; Other: Date acquired: 01/01/2009

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Indians (Native Americans) 1
Music 1
Spanish-American War 1
Western films 1
World’s Columbian Exposition (Chicago IL) 1
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