United States Army officers on horseback hunt buffalo on the plains. Soldiers in uniform take tongues from dead animals and drink a toast at a dinner table in a tent under United States flags. Includes portraits of Major Albert P. Morrow and...
Bison hunting--1860-1870.; Eating & drinking--1860-1870.; Horseback riding--1860-1870.; Military officers--American--1860-1870.; Cooper, Wyckliffe.; Morrow, Albert P.
A Pony Express rider, probably in Nevada, rides down a snowy slope in probably the Carson Range. Lake Tahoe and the Sierra Nevada mountains are in the distance.
Carson Range (Nev. and Calif.)--1860-1870.; Sierra Nevada (Calif. and Nev.)--1860-1870.; Tahoe, Lake (Calif. and Nev.)--1860-1870.; Horseback riding--1860-1870.; Lakes & ponds--1860-1870.; Pony express--Nevada--1860-1870.; Snow--1860-1870.;...
Major General John C. Fremont sits on horseback and wears a uniform with fringed chaps, a belted jacket with a sash and sailor collar, and a wide-brimmed hat. Fremont poses with his sword drawn. Horses have fringed reins and martingales. Shows men...
Explorers--American--1860-1870.; Generals--1860-1870.; Horseback riding--1860-1870.; Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890.
North American Indian (Arapahoe) men sit with military men in uniform, and smoke a calumet (pipe) near an Indian camp. The Indian men have long hair, necklaces or earrings, and sit wrapped in robes. One man wears a feather in his military hat....
Indians of North America--1860-1870.; Calumets--1860-1870.; Horseback riding--1860-1870.; Indian encampments--1860-1870.; Military scouts--1860-1870.; Smoking--1860-1870.
A Pony Express rider chased by a group of Indians races towards a Pony Express station. Men with rifles stand outside the station. One man holds a fresh horse for the rider. The station is constructed of stone and has a sod roof. Mountains and a...
Indians of North America--1860-1870.; Chasing--1860-1870.; Fighting--1860-1870.; Horseback riding--1860-1870.; Pony express--1860-1870.; Stone buildings--1860-1870.; Transportation facilities--1860-1870.; Watercolors--1930-1940.; Westward...
A Pony Express rider waves at a telegraph line construction crew on possibly the Oregon Trail. The crew waves back. North American Indians, on horseback, are on a ridge nearby. A wagon train and snow capped mountains are in the distance.
Indians of North America--1860-1870.; Horseback riding--1860-1870.; Linemen--1860-1870.; Pony Express--1860-1870.; Telegraph lines--1860-1870.; Wagon trains--1860-1870.; Watercolors--1930-1940.; Westward movement--1860-1870.
Book illustration of Union Pacific Railroad construction track layers, a locomotive, and freight cars. A Native American on a horse watches the men work.
Union Pacific Railroad Company--1860-1870.; Indians of North America--1860-1870.; Horseback riding--1860-1870.; Railroad construction & maintenance--1860-1870.; Railroad construction workers--1860-1870.; Railroads--1860-1870.
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