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Catalog Number 2017.034.046
Object Name Postcard
Description Color postcard reproduction of a portrait painting of William F. Cody, also known as Buffalo Bill. Image is of Cody as an older man wearing a brown hat and jacket, and black shirt. Shirt and jacket are decorated with floral designs.

Reverse of postcard contains information about Cody. Caption reads " C-216 - Portrait of Wm F. Cody/ "Buffalo Bill"/ In Buffalo Bill Memorial Museum/ Lookout Mountain, Colorado/ Wm F. Cody (1846- 1917), American Guide,/ Scout and Showman, known as 'Buffalo Bill'/ was born in Scott Country, Iowa./ In 1883 he started his 'Wild West Show'/ and in 18887 he took the show to Europe with/ great success." Published by Cooper Post Card Company of Lakewood, Colorado.
Title Portrait of Buffalo Bill postcard
Collection Permanent
Condition Good
People Brown, Georgina
Cody, William Frederick "Buffalo Bill"
Search Terms Buffalo Bill
Buffalo Bill Burial
Buffalo Bill Museum