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Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Show Timeline (1869 – 1973)
This is the granddaddy of ’em all! The show that began the genre and set the standard for all the hopeful imitators that followed. It brought the Great American Wild Frontier to the American East and Europe. It generated a new mode of employment for the top hands of the west and provided the many of the first actors for the “Silver Screen”. But nobody ever did it like Buffalo Bill!
Here are all of the references to Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Show
appearing in Old West Daily Reader; in date order.
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Week Date Remarks
22 05/29/1869 He will never forget…
20 05/19/1883 1st performance
13 03/31/1887 England!
41 10/12/1899 Pearl Hart
44 10/29/1901 Train Wreck
31 08/01/1903 Calamity Jane
33 08/16/1904 Col. Prentiss Ingraham
02 01/10/1917 He’s gone…
44 11/03/1926 Annie Oakley
47 11/21/1926 Frank Butler
41 10/12/1934 Gertrude Käsebier
31 08/03/1951 Bee Ho Gray
12 03/21/1973 Ken Maynard