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.
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.
Views of U.S. Army General Miles' campaign against the Native American Sioux, show long covered wagon trains, buffalo herds, and soldiers in uniforms drinking and washing in a river next to their horses.
Dakota Indians--War--1870-1880.; Indians of North America--War--1870-1880.; Bathing--1870-1880.; Bison--1870-1880.; Covered wagons--1870-1880.
William F. Cody (Buffalo Bill) sits and reads in a horn chair covered with a buffalo robe in front of a tent. He sits under a taxidermic mounted bison head on a wooden frame. The chair is on a mountain lion skin. A young man and wicker chairs are...
Men unload American buffalo hides from a wagon and stake them flat on the ground. Shows a tall pile of bones near a telegraph line and a locomotive. Shows possibly a stacking or baling machine and piles of hides bound with rope. Clouds are above...