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MS 062 - Don Russell Collection

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Manuscripts, 1870-1986

Awards

Maps

Photographs

Postcards

Books

Publications-Pamphlets & Periodicals

Catalogs, miscellaneous

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Collection Overview

Title: MS 062 - Don Russell CollectionAdd to your cart.

Primary Creator: Russell, Don

Extent: 96.0 Boxes

Subjects: Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917

Abstract

The Don Russell Collection consists of the papers, photographs, printed matter and objects created and collected by, or awarded to, Don Russell (1899-1986).  The subject matter is heavily concentrated on the American West, William F. Cody, and George A. Custer, with file folders on various other subjects included.  Printed material includes books, periodicals, pamphlets, dime novels, clippings and catalogues from book dealers and galleries.  The papers include correspondence and notes.

Collection Historical Note

Donald Russell (1899-1986)

Born in 1899, Russell edited the Chicago Daily News from 1923-1946, and the Chicago Tribune from 1946 to 1950.  He also worked on the editorial staff of the New Standard Encyclopedia from 1950 to 1953, and 1956 to 1957, working on the American Peoples Encylopedia from 1953 to 1956.  He is a noted author and historian specializing in the Old West, including Buffalo Bill Cody.  He was a founding member of the International Westerners, as well as authoring and editing multiple books in the Western subject area.  He died in 1986 at the age of 87.

Subject/Index Terms

Buffalo Bill, 1846-1917

Administrative Information

Repository: McCracken Research Library

Access Restrictions: McCracken Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials. Restrictions may exist on reproduction, quotation or publication. Contact McCracken Research Library for more information.

Acquisition Source: Gift of Martha Jane Bissell, Elaine Jones, and Jack Russell, 1993

Preferred Citation: Don Russell Collection, MS 62, McCracken Research Library, Buffalo Bill Center of the West

Processing Information: Processed by Christina Stopka, 1995


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[Series 1: Manuscripts, 1870-1986],
[Series 2: Awards],
[Series 3: Maps],
[Series 4: Photographs],
[Series 5: Postcards],
[Series 6: Books],
[Series 7: Publications-Pamphlets & Periodicals],
[Series 8: Catalogs, miscellaneous],
[Series 9: Other],
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Series 4: PhotographsAdd to your cart.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1Add to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Iron TailAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Letter from Carroll Friswold to Don Russel, 1962Add to your cart.
Item 2: Photograph of Buffalo Bill with three Native Americans, 1913Add to your cart.
Possibly Iron Tail and his family, possibly Yellow Calf and his family (see Item 1).  Taken at Cheyenne Frontier Days by photographer Joseph H. Langer.  Includes handwritten note with names of Iron Tail's family.
Item 3: Photograph of Iron TailAdd to your cart.
Item 4: Brochure, L & M Travel Service, Inc., "Lest We Forget"Add to your cart.
Advertising 50th Anniversary rail trip to the grave of Iron Tail, conducted by Fred B. Hackett
Item 5: Photograph of Iron Tail, in profileAdd to your cart.
Item 6: Photograph of Iron Tail, in profileAdd to your cart.
Verso "Indian on buffalo nickel"
Item 7: Photograph, Iron Tail and buffaloAdd to your cart.
Item 8: Photograph, Iron Tail with beaded bag, in profileAdd to your cart.
Item 9: Montage of scenes from Iron Tail's funeral, 1916Add to your cart.
Item 10: Negative of montage, Iron Tail's funeral, 1916Add to your cart.
Item 11: Empty envelope, 8.5 x 11.5Add to your cart.
Labeled in pencil "From Fred Hackett, Iron Tail"
Item 12: Empty envelope, 10 x 12Add to your cart.
Return address label, Fred B. Hackett; Handwritten, "Iron Tail, Funeral Picture"
Item 13: Negative - Tipis, Tents, WagonsAdd to your cart.
Item 14: Negative - Tipi, Man on Horse, FlagAdd to your cart.
Item 15: Negative - Two Native Americans outside wood structure (home?)Add to your cart.
Item 16: Negative - President Coolidge being made Sioux Indian Chief by Henry Standing BearAdd to your cart.
Item 17: Negative - Mitchell Corn Palace (South Dakota)Add to your cart.
Item 18: Negative - People gathered at a grave(?)Add to your cart.
Item 19: Negative - Native American family, Iron Tail?Add to your cart.
Item 20: Negative - Men on fence outside "Peters Shoes" shopAdd to your cart.
Item 21: Negative - Iron Tail and three others with peltAdd to your cart.
Item 22: Negative - Signpost "Historic Site of Wounded Knee Massacre"Add to your cart.
Item 23: Negative - Chief Iron Tail (?)Add to your cart.
Item 24: Negative - Four womenAdd to your cart.
Item 25: Negative - Two women, umbrella, and childAdd to your cart.
Item 26: Negative - Native American familyAdd to your cart.
Item 27: Negative - Iron Tail with head scarf, holding hatAdd to your cart.
Item 28: Negative -  Two Native American women outside homeAdd to your cart.
Item 29: Negative - Four adults, two toddlersAdd to your cart.
Item 30: Negative - Two people on horsebackAdd to your cart.
Item 31: Negative - Native American coupleAdd to your cart.
Item 32: Negative - Native American woman in front of homeAdd to your cart.
Item 33: Negative - Group of Native AmericansAdd to your cart.
Item 34: Negative - Person with horse in front of covered wagonAdd to your cart.
Item 35: Negative - Native American man wrapped in blanketAdd to your cart.
Item 36: Negative - Two adults, child, and Iron Tail next to carAdd to your cart.
Item 37: Negative - Buffalo around troughAdd to your cart.
Item 38: Negative - Native American man observing ceremony with flagAdd to your cart.
Item 39: Negative - Buffalo in harnessAdd to your cart.
Item 40: Negative - Group of people in field, ceremony?Add to your cart.
Item 41: Negative - Native American man in hat and blanketAdd to your cart.
Item 42: Negative - Native American man in hat and blanket on horsebackAdd to your cart.
Item 43: Negative - Log structure, round barn(?)Add to your cart.
Item 44: Negative - People in fieldAdd to your cart.
Item 45: Negative - Iron Tail in breast plateAdd to your cart.
Item 46: Negative - Iron Tail in headdressAdd to your cart.
Item 47: Negative - Native American man in front of tipi (Iron Tail?)Add to your cart.
Item 48: Negative - Native American couple, man in headdressAdd to your cart.
Item 49: Photograph, Iron Tail in headdress with white scarfAdd to your cart.
Item 50: Envelope for photographic prints, handwritten noteAdd to your cart.
Item 51: Black and white photograph of man on a horseAdd to your cart.
Item 52: Black and white photograph of man on a horseAdd to your cart.
Item 53: Color photograph of painting of man on a horse (same scene as photo above)Add to your cart.
Item 54: Negative - Painting of man on a horseAdd to your cart.
Item 55: Color photograph of painting of man on a horseAdd to your cart.
Item 56: Negative - man on a horseAdd to your cart.
Item 57: Color photograph of a painting of man on a horseAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Buffalo Bill's Wild West - OtherAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Black and white photograph of Wells Fargo & Co. Overland Stage at Wells Fargo Bank History RoomAdd to your cart.
On verso, labeled "Buffalo Bill Stagecoach"
Item 2: Black and white photograph of target ball used by Oakley and ButlerAdd to your cart.
Item 3: Black and white photograph of bridle "made by the Indians for Buffalo Bill"Add to your cart.
Item 4: Black and white photograph of engraved rifle, buffalo head engravingAdd to your cart.
Item 5: Black and white photo of engraved gun with wording "Presented to W.F. Cody, Champion Buffalo Hunter, Fort McPherson, 1870"Add to your cart.
Item 6: Black and white photo of engraved gun with wording "Honorable William F. Cody, July 26, 1883, with compliments of Colts Co.Add to your cart.
Item 7: Black and white photo of Winchester Model 1873 rifle with engraved image of man hunting buffalo.Add to your cart.
Rifle made for Buffalo Bill
Item 8: Black and white photo of engraved gun with image of Buffalo Bill shooting a buffalo (bison)Add to your cart.
Item 9: Photograph of a letter from William F. Cody to W.H. Curtis, 1916Add to your cart.
Item 10: Black and white photograph of saddle reportedly used in Wild West performances in 1903 (see Item 19)Add to your cart.
Items 10-19 sent to Don Russell by Joseph G. Rosa of Middlesex, England
Item 11: Black and white photograph of saddle reportedly used in Wild West performances 1903Add to your cart.
Item 12: Black and white photo of framed photograph of Buffalo Bill signed by him, 1904, Peterhead (see Item 19)Add to your cart.
Item 13: Close up of signature on framed photographAdd to your cart.
Item 14: Color photograph of advertisement for Buffalo Bill's Wild West, Earl's Court, London, 1892Add to your cart.
Item 15: Black and white photograph of advertisement for Buffalo Bill's Wild West, 1892Add to your cart.
Item 16: Black and white photograph of metal insignia and metal belt buckleAdd to your cart.
Item 17: Empty envelope addressed to Don Russell from Joseph G. RosaAdd to your cart.
Item 18: Empty envelope addressed to Don Russell from Jospeh G. RosaAdd to your cart.
Item 19: Letter, from Joseph G. Rosa to Don Russell, 30 Dec 1962Add to your cart.
Item 20: Color transparency of poster, "Farewell for Ever to Europe - The Truth.  Buffalo Bill's Wild West"Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Buffalo Bill's Wild WestAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Cabinet Card, Moccasin Top, Chief of the Brule Sioux, Buffalo Bill's Wild WestAdd to your cart.
Item 2: Cabinet Card, Bennie Irving, The Smallest Cow-boy, Buffalo Bill's Wild WestAdd to your cart.
Item 3: Cabinet Card, The Hunter's Return, Buffalo Bill's Wild WestAdd to your cart.
Item 4: Envelope, handwritten noteAdd to your cart.
Note: "Buffalo Bill's Wild West, England, probably 1887, 3"  Referring to above three cabinet cards
Item 5: Negative, photograph of hunter used on "The Hunter's Return" cabinet cardAdd to your cart.
Item 6: Color Transparency, Buffalo Bill's Wild West at International Horticultural Exhibition, LondonAdd to your cart.
Item 7: 8x10 Negative, Benny Irving, "The Littlest Cowboy", 1887Add to your cart.
Item 8: Envelope, from Ammon Carter Museum, for negative of Billy Irving photoAdd to your cart.
Item 9: Black & white photograph, Benny Irving, 1887Add to your cart.
Woodburytype, taken in England
Item 10: Black & white photograph, "The Hunter's Return", 1887Add to your cart.
Photographer John Y. Nelson, England, Woodburytype
Item 11: Black & white photograph of letter to "Cousin Lydia" from William F. Cody, 1894Add to your cart.
Item 12: Paper reproduction of letter to Cousin Lydia from William F. Cody, 1894Add to your cart.
On Buffalo Bill's Wild West and Congress of Rough Riders of the World letterhead
Item 13: Black & white photo of Buffalo Bill's stage troupe, 1876-1877Add to your cart.
From the studio of Williams & Meyer Co., Chicago IL
Item 14: Photograph of an artistic portrait of William F. Cody by artist ? StacyAdd to your cart.
Pastel on paper, photo from The New York Historical Society
Item 15: Photograph of Poster, "Annie Oakley, The Peerless Wing and Rifle Shot", ca 1900Add to your cart.
Item 16: Black & white photograph of Buffalo Bill's stage troupe, 1876-1877Add to your cart.
Used in "The Lives and Legends of Buffalo Bill", page 54, photo courtesy of J. Leonard Jennewein
Item 17: Negative, Buffalo Bill's stage troupe, 1876-1877Add to your cart.
Item 18: Black & white photo, Moccasin Top, Chief of the Brule Sioux, Buffalo Bill's Wild West, 1887Add to your cart.
England, woodburytype
Item 19: Black & white photo, Moccasin Top, copy 2, 1887Add to your cart.
England, woodburytype
Item 20: Negative, Moccasin Top, Chief of the Brule Sioux, Buffalo Bill's Wild West, 1887Add to your cart.
England
Item 21: Two photographs, "Snap-shots during the last days of the Cody Wild West Shows"Add to your cart.
Second photo shows General King next to Buffalo Bill.  Photo by N.H. Rose, Texas
Item 22: Negative, page of Buffalo Bill's Wild West program, biography of William Levi "Buck" TaylorAdd to your cart.
Item 23: Envelope for above negative, source Kansas State Historical SocietyAdd to your cart.
Item 24: 8.5 x 11 envelope, addressed to World-Progress Standard Quarterly Review from The Library of Congress, 1950Add to your cart.
Handwritten on back: Buffalo Bill's Wild West from Agnes Wright Spring
Item 25: Black & white photo, parade scene, stagecoach from Buffalo Bill's Wild WestAdd to your cart.
Used in "The Lives and Legends of Buffalo Bill" page 284, courtesy Denver Public Library Western Collection
Item 26: Black & white photo, scene from Buffalo Bill's Wild West, Native American performers on horsebackAdd to your cart.
Used in "The Lives and Legends of Buffalo Bill", page 310, photo courtesy of Fred B. Hackett
Item 27: Black & white photo, children and adults peeking under show tent, Buffalo Bill's Wild WestAdd to your cart.
Used in "The Lives and Legends of Buffalo Bill", page 284, photo courtesy of The Denver Public Library Western Collection
Item 28: Black & white photo, Sioux performers playing ping-pong, Buffalo Bill's Wild WestAdd to your cart.
Used in "The Lives & Legends of Buffalo Bill", page 310, photo courtesy of The Denver Public Library Western Collection.  Photo also shows Esquivel, Cossacks, and American soldiers
Item 29: Black and white photo, Buffalo Bill's stage troupe, 1876-1877Add to your cart.
Photo used in Russell's "The Lives and Legends of Buffalo Bill", page 44.  Courtesy of J. Leonard Jennewein
Item 30: Black and white photo, performers on horses, in the arena of Buffalo Bill's Wild WestAdd to your cart.
Used in "The Lives and Legends of Buffalo Bill", page 285.  No credit line in the book.
Item 31: Black and white photo, buffalo (bison) being "hunted", in the arena of Buffalo Bill's Wild WestAdd to your cart.
Used in "The Lives and Legends of Buffalo Bill", page 285, photo courtesy of Fred B. Hackett
Item 32: Black and white photo of poster, "The Visit of Their Majesties King Edward VII & Queen Alexandra", 1903Add to your cart.
From lithograph by Stafford and Co, from a painting by Arthur Jule Goodman.  Used in the book "The Lives and Legends of Buffalo Bill", page 462.
Item 33: Envelope addressed to Don Russell from Dime Novel Round-UpAdd to your cart.
Item 34: Sepia photo, Indian war correspondents, 1890Add to your cart.
Used in "The Lives and Legends of Buffalo Bill", page 211, photographer is J.C.H. Grabill, Deadwood, SD.  Most of the men are identified in the caption in the book
Item 35: Black and white photo, Indian prisoners from Fort Sheridan, IL who went to Europe with Buffal Bill, 1891Add to your cart.
Used in "The Lives and Legends of Buffalo Bill", page 164, performers identified in photo caption in book.  Courtesy of U.S. Army Signal Corps, photographer George E. Spencer, Chicago.
Item 36: Sepia photo collage, created by C.W. Finney, used as Christmas card, 1945-1946Add to your cart.
Includes photo of Buffalo Bill and a letter he wrote to Finney
Item 37: Envelope addressed to Don Russell from C.W. FinneyAdd to your cart.
Item 38: Photocopy, photo of the original Buffalo Bill's and Doc Carver's Wild West cast, 1883Add to your cart.
Item 39: Photocopy, photo of Bucking-Horse Riders, Buffalo Bill's Wild West, 1886Add to your cart.
Item 40: Black and white photo, cast of the original Buffalo Bill's and Doc Carver's Wild West show, 1883Add to your cart.
Photo from Buffalo Bill Memorial Museum, Lookout Mountain, Golden, Colorado
Item 41: Black and white photo, Bucking-Horse Riders, Buffalo Bill's Wild West, 1886Add to your cart.
Photo includes Joseph Esquivel, Jim Kidd, Jim Mitchell, Dick Johnson, Billy Bullock, Antonio Esquivel, Tom Duffy, Johnny Baker, and Billy Johnson.  Courtesy of Buffalo Bill Memorial Museum, Lookout Mountain, Golden, Colorado
Item 42: Black and white photo, Buffalo Bill's Wild West members aboard SS Princessen Cecilie, 1891Add to your cart.
Photo by Fred Hackett includes Fast Horse and Nellie, Mrs. Swan, Sam Surrounded, David Two Bull, possibly Wallace White Whirlwind, and others.
Item 43: Black and white photo, trick rider straddling 4 horsesAdd to your cart.
Photo by Fred B. Hackett
Item 44: Sepia photo, Buffalo Bill surrounded by childrenAdd to your cart.
Burke & Koretke Photo, Chicago
Item 45: Sepia photo, Buffalo Bill holding two children on his lapAdd to your cart.
Burke & Koretke Photo, Chicago
Item 46: Black and white photo, Native Americans at Pine RidgeAdd to your cart.
James Red Cloud, Otto Chief Eagle, ? White Shield, James Ryan, Henry Standing Bear, Grant Short Bull, Austin Red Hawk
Item 47: Black and white photo, women riders in the arena, Buffalo Bill's Wild WestAdd to your cart.
Photo by Fred Hackett
Item 48: Black and white photo, Buffalo Bill at Cubs ball park, 1916Add to your cart.
Item 49: Black and white photo, Johnny BakerAdd to your cart.
Item 50: Black and white photo, female rider in the arena, Buffalo Bill's Wild WestAdd to your cart.
Item 51: Black and white photo, male rider in the arena, Buffalo Bill's Wild WestAdd to your cart.
Item 51: Black and white photo, male rider in arena, Buffalo Bill's Wild WestAdd to your cart.
Item 52: Sepia photo, Buffalo Bill and Pawnee Bill sitting at a small tableAdd to your cart.
Item 53: Black and white photo, man with ladle at large soup kettleAdd to your cart.
Photo by John C. Hemment, New York.  Credit to Denver Public Library Western Collection.
Item 54: Black and white photo, unloading Buffalo Bill's Wild West flat rail carsAdd to your cart.
Photo by John C. Hemment, New York.  Credit to Denver Public Library Western Collection
Item 55: Black and white photo, tent stake drivers, Buffalo Bill's Wild WestAdd to your cart.
Credit to Denver Public Library Western Collection
Item 56: Page from unknown publication, photo of Buffalo Bill's Wild West exhibition at the (Chicago?) World's FairAdd to your cart.
Item 57: Sepia cabinet card, Dr. W. F. Carver, "champion rifle shot"Add to your cart.
Photographe de Leurs Majestes Imperiales
Item 58: Sepia photo, Dr. William F. "Doc" CarverAdd to your cart.
Item 59: Photocopy of article from Man At Arms magazine, "A Doc Carver Gun", 2001Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Buffalo Bill's Wild West - Munich, Germany, 1890Add to your cart.
Item 1: Air Mail envelope addressed to Don Russell sent from ZurichAdd to your cart.
Item 2: Photo reproduction, Buffalo Bill's Wild West troupe at World's Fair, 1893Add to your cart.
Item 3: Photo reproduction, Buffalo Bill riding through the arena at Munich, 1890Add to your cart.
Item 4: Air Mail envelope with letter to Don Russell from (unreadable), 1954Add to your cart.
Refers to enclosed photos
Item 5: Photo reproduction, Buffalo Bill's Wild West in Munich, Germany, 1890Add to your cart.
Item 6: Photo reproduction, photographer taking photos of Native American performers, 1890Add to your cart.
Item 7: Photo reproduction, women visiting Native American performer, in front of tipi, 1890Add to your cart.
Item 8: Photo reproduction, Prince Ludwig of Bavaria with his two daughters and courtiers, April 24, 1890Add to your cart.
Item 9: Photo reproduction, attacking the settler's house, Buffalo Bill's Wild West, Munich, 1890Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Buffalo Bill's Wild West - Train Wreck, Melrose Park, IL, April 7, 1904Add to your cart.
Item 1: Black and white photo, view from north showing locomotive inside coach, signal tower at leftAdd to your cart.
Item 2: Black and white photo, close-up of locomotive inside coach carAdd to your cart.
Item 3: Black and white photo, view from the south showing less damaged side of coachAdd to your cart.
Item 4: Black and white photo, close-up of less damaged side of coach, only tender of locomotive is visibleAdd to your cart.
Item 5: Black and white photo, wrecking train locomotive preparing to pull locomotive 1101 out of the wrecked coachAdd to your cart.
Item 6: Photocopy of typed document, information about the wreck and the above photosAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Buffalo Bill's Wild WestAdd to your cart.
Item 1: Black and white photo, horses clustered near water wagonAdd to your cart.
Item 2: Black and white photo, Buffalo Bill on chair in front of tentAdd to your cart.
Item 3: Black and white photo, Buffalo Bill posing at desk inside tentAdd to your cart.
Item 4: Black and white photo, Buffalo Bill's Wild West on parade, passing in front of Easton'sAdd to your cart.
Item 5: Black and white photo, parade, carriage on bottom rightAdd to your cart.
Item 6: Black and white photo, parade, rider carring American flagAdd to your cart.
Item 7: Black and white photo, parade, white streak across left-center of photoAdd to your cart.
Item 8: Black and white photo, parade, wagon pulled by four horsesAdd to your cart.
Item 9: Black and white photo, man and a woman in stagecoachAdd to your cart.
Item 10: Black and white photo, two men, Asian, standing in front of tentAdd to your cart.
Item 11: Black and white photo, packing up a tent or tipiAdd to your cart.
Item 12: Black and white photo, Asian man in front of TipisAdd to your cart.
Item 13: Black and white photo, two men, MexicanAdd to your cart.
Item 14: Black and white photo, unidentifed riverAdd to your cart.
Item 15: Black and white photo, Native American in headdress on horsebackAdd to your cart.
Item 16: Black and white photo, child in headdress, Native AmericanAdd to your cart.
Item 17: Black and white photo, three men, Native American, with shieldsAdd to your cart.
Item 18: Black and white photo, six men, Native American, with shieldsAdd to your cart.
Item 19: Black and white photo, Native American womanAdd to your cart.
Item 20: Black and white photo, young man, Native American, holding coup stickAdd to your cart.
Item 21: Black and white photo, Native Americans sitting in a loose circleAdd to your cart.
Item 22: Black and white photo, close-up of Native American man in headdressAdd to your cart.
Item 23: Black and white photo, two men, Native American, shirtlessAdd to your cart.
Item 24: Black and white photo, Native American man wearing hatAdd to your cart.
Item 25: Black and white photo, male performer in costume, Arab? Cossack?Add to your cart.
Item 26: Black and white photo, Native American man in headdress, profileAdd to your cart.
Item 27: Black and white photo, Native American performers with childrenAdd to your cart.
Item 28: Black and white photo, Five tipis in a rowAdd to your cart.
Item 29: Black and white photo, Native American performers relaxing in front of tipisAdd to your cart.
Item 30: Black and white photo, five Native American men with blankets around waistsAdd to your cart.
Item 31: Black and white photo, four Native American men in loinclothsAdd to your cart.
Item 32: Black and white photo, three tipisAdd to your cart.
Item 33: Black and white photo, Native American familyAdd to your cart.
Item 34: Black and white photo, soldier holding flagAdd to your cart.
Item 35: Black and white photo, performer in costume, Arab?  Cossack?Add to your cart.
Item 36: Black and white photo, Asian man in white coat in front of tipisAdd to your cart.
Item 37: Black and white photo, Cowboy with horseAdd to your cart.
Item 38: Black and white photo, three soldiers with swordsAdd to your cart.
Item 39: Black and white photo, Woman in flower covered hatAdd to your cart.
Item 40: Black and white photo, Native American man in headdress and bone breastplateAdd to your cart.
Item 41: Black and white photo, head shot of Native American man in headdressAdd to your cart.
Item 42: Black and white photo, eight Native American men in loincloths, two reclining on groundAdd to your cart.
Item 43: Black and white photo, Native American man addressing seated groupAdd to your cart.
Item 44: Black and white photo, Native American girl in gingham dress and man in headdressAdd to your cart.
Item 45: Black and white photo, Native American performers gathered near tipisAdd to your cart.
Item 46: Black and white photo, Native American man in loin cloth with body paintAdd to your cart.
Item 47: Black and white photo, Buffalo Bill with soldierAdd to your cart.
Item 48: Black and white photo, Cossack man with small dogAdd to your cart.
Item 49: Black and white photo, Native American performers on horsebackAdd to your cart.
Item 50: Black and white photo, four Native American men on horsebackAdd to your cart.
Item 51: Black and white photo, Native American man posing with child and toddlerAdd to your cart.
Item 52: Black and white photo, Group of Native American performers in full regaliaAdd to your cart.
Item 53: Black and white photo, four Cossack performersAdd to your cart.
Item 54: Black and white photo, four Cossack performers, two reclining on the groundAdd to your cart.
Item 55: Black and white photo, two Cossack men in black robesAdd to your cart.
Item 56: Black and white photo, U.S. Cavalry performers in uniform, African AmericanAdd to your cart.
Item 57: Black and white photo, two Arab performersAdd to your cart.
Item 58: Black and white photo, two Arab men with crescent moon flagAdd to your cart.
Item 59: Black and white photo, Cossock performers on horsebackAdd to your cart.
Item 60: Black and white photo, three performers, U.S. Cavalry Soldier, Native American, CowboyAdd to your cart.
Item 61: Black and white photo, cavalry soldier on horseback, German?Add to your cart.
Item 62: Black and white photo, Mexican performerAdd to your cart.
Item 63: Black and white photo, soldier with flag, Royal Irish Lancers?Add to your cart.
Item 64: Black and white photo, horses lined up at water wagon, three cowboysAdd to your cart.
Item 65: Black and white photo, man in buggyAdd to your cart.
Item 66: Black and white photo, man and woman in Deadwood stagecoachAdd to your cart.
Item 67: Envelope addressed to Don Russell from Mrs. Archer T. SpringAdd to your cart.
Item 68: Black and white photo, Buffalo Bill's Wild West arena full of performers on horsebackAdd to your cart.
Item 69: Black and white photo, three Cossack performers, one seated on groundAdd to your cart.
Item 70: Black and white photo, group of Native Americans relaxing near tipisAdd to your cart.
Item 71: Black and white photo, three Cossack performers on horsebackAdd to your cart.
Item 72: Black and white photo, four Cossack peformers in costumeAdd to your cart.
Item 73: Black and white photo, two Cossack performers in costumeAdd to your cart.
Item 74: Photo postcard, Native Americans in Wild West arena, Julesburg, Colorado, July 20, 1913Add to your cart.
Item 75: Photo postcard, Buffalo Bill standing in carriage in Wild West arena, Julesburg, CO, July 20, 1913Add to your cart.
Item 76: Photo postcard, longhorn cattle pulling wagon, Julesburg, CO, July 20, 1913Add to your cart.
Item 77: Envelope addressed to Don Russel from Logan, 1953Add to your cart.
Handwritten note on envelope: "Cody dugout, 1866-7, Texas Jack, stage career, John M. Burke.
Item 78: Black and white photo, man in a  suit, associated with envelop above.Add to your cart.
Item 79: Sepia photo, Chief Iron Tail, seated, in profile, with war bonnetAdd to your cart.
On verso, "Chief Iron Tail Taking on 1898"
Item 80: Black and white photo card, Pawnee Bill's Golden Wedding Anniversary, 1936Add to your cart.
Bernard Reproduction
Item 81: Mimeograph of photo, Antonio Esquivel on horsebackAdd to your cart.
Item 82: Black and white photo, Antonio Esquivel on rearing horseAdd to your cart.
On verso, handwritten note "property of Clarita Parker", and stamped credit line "Denver Public Library Western Collection"
Item 83: Black and white photo, man in suit and woman in Native American style dress, possibly Pawnee Bill and his wife.Add to your cart.
On verso, "This is a print from the famouse Rose Collection of old time photographs"
Item 84: Cabinet card, Vincente Oropeza with hand on saddle, 1896Add to your cart.
On verso, in faint pencil "Vincinte Arapeza, Champion rope thrower, Buffalo Bill's Wild West, 1896
Item 85: Yellow paper with typed note about Vincenzo OrapezaAdd to your cart.
Item 86: Photo reproduction of cabinet card of Vincente/Vincenzo Orapeza, 1896Add to your cart.
Item 87: 6 x 9.5 in envelope addressed to Don Russell from J. B. Lippincott Co., handwritten note "Vincente Orapeza"Add to your cart.
Item 88: Black and white photo, Annie Oakley loading a gunAdd to your cart.
Photo published in Russel's "The Lives and Legends of Buffalo Bill", page 310.  Caption reads "'Little Sure Shot' herself. Annie Oakley at the height of her career.  Courtesy M-G-M Photos."
Item 89: Black and white photo, Iron Tail, head shotAdd to your cart.
Published in Russel's "The Lives and Legends of Buffalo Bill", page 129, caption reads "Iron Tail of the buffalo nickel and Buffalo Bill's Wild West.  Courtesy Fred B. Hackett."
Item 90: Black and white photo, Johnny Baker posing wih rifleAdd to your cart.
Published in Russel's "The Lives and Legends of Buffalo Bill", page 149, caption reads "Johnny Baker, the 'Cowboy Kid'. Courtesy Denver Public Library Western Colection, photograph by C.S. Stobie."
Item 91: Black and white photo, Antonio Esquivel on a roping horse, 1903 ?Add to your cart.
Photo published in Russel's "The Lives and Legends of Buffalo Bill", page 148, caption reads "Antonio Esquivel, champoin vaquero rider, courtesy Denver Public Library Western Collection."  On verso of photo: "Property of Clarita Parker."
Item 92: Black and white photo, 5 x 7, Vincente Orapeza, 1896Add to your cart.
Published in Russel's "The Lives and Legends of Buffalo Bill", page 148, caption reads "Vincent Orapeza, famous roper. Courtesy Franklin J. Meine" Taken at Hershel's Woodlawn Studio, Chicago.
Item 93: Black and white photo, 8 x 10, Vicente Orapeza, 1896Add to your cart.
On verso, Courtesy Amon Carter Museum
Item 94: Black and white photo, 8 x 10, John Y. Nelson, "The Hunter's Return", 1887Add to your cart.
On verso, Copyright Woodburytype, England, 1887, Print property of Amon Carter Museum
Item 95: Black and white photo, 8 x 10, Benny Irving, "The Littlest Cowboy", 1887Add to your cart.
On verso, Buffalo Bill show in London, 1887.  Courtesy Ammon Carter Museum.
Item 96: Photograph of Cabinet Card, Sitting Bull and Buffalo Bill, 1885Add to your cart.
W.M. Notman and Son, Montreal.  On verso, Photo by Notman, 1885, Courtesy Amon Carter Museum
Item 97: Photograh of lithograph?, General A. Miles and "Buffalo Bill" near Pine Ridge, S.D., January 16, 1891Add to your cart.
From photo by Grabill, Deadwood. Stafford and Co., Netherfield, Notts.  On verso, Print property of Amon Carter Museum.
Item 98: Photograph of letter from Will Cody to Cousin Lydia, 1894Add to your cart.
On letterhead for Buffalo Bill's Wild West and Congress of Rough Riders of the World.  On verso, Courtesy Amon Carter Museum.
Item 99: Photo of illustration,  Buffalo Bill's Wild West Parade Leaving Madison Square Garden New York City, 1899Add to your cart.
On verso, Courtesy of Ammon Carter Museum
Folder 7: Buffalo Bill Historical Center and "The Scout"Add to your cart.
Item 1: Color photo, Family posing in front of Buffalo Bill statue, "The Scout", 1962Add to your cart.
Item 2: Envelope, addressed to Mr. and Mrs. Don Russell, no name on return address., 1962Add to your cart.
Item 3: Letter, from Inga (?) and Dick to Don RussellAdd to your cart.
Item 4: Black and white photo, Buffalo Bill statue, "The Scout"Add to your cart.

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