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1994.20.1
Manhattan Firearms Manufactu...
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1994.20.1 | 1850-1860 | L: 8.25 in, H: 4 in, Barrel length: 4 in | None | [barrel] cast steel; [left side, hammer] Manhattan F.A. Mfg. Co. | New York | mechanically inoperative | American Pepperbox Pistol | .28 | .31 ML | 47 | 1994.20.1v2.jpg | 1994.20.1v1.jpg | firearm | wood | iron | Manhattan Firearms Manufacturing Company; Norwich, CT

Shiras moose
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NH.305.35 | Shiras moose | Alces alces | Mammalia | nh.305.35.jpg | 305.35.JPG

Great Gray Owl
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DRA.304.78 | Great Gray Owl | Strix nebulosa | Aves | dra.304.78.jpg | dra.304.78.jpg

NA.702.5
Fort Peck Indian Reservation...
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NA.702.5 | early 1900s | L: 36.625 in, width: 60.625 in | Property of the Missionary Education Movement, stamped on back, lower right | Communication and Media of Exchange: Writing and Records. Painted and drawn on muslin in brown, black and red. Count starts at 1800-1801 and ends at 1870 - 1871. 70 small paragraphs. Copy of Lone Dog's winter count. | na.702.5.jpg | NA.702.5.jpg | winter count | muslin | paint | Fort Peck Indian Reservation, Montana | Sioux

Yellowstone Falls
Bierstadt, Albert | Painting...
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2.63 | ca. 1881 | H: 44.25 in, width: 30.5 in, Frame height: 54 in, Frame width: 39.5 in, frame depth: 4.5 in | Yellowstone Falls | Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Taggart | The author of one of the first guidebooks to Yellowstone National Park wrote that he "had the pleasure of sitting beside and conversing with the famous American artist, Bierstadt, as he was seated on a point in the Grand Canyon about 400 feet below the surface engaged in reproducing in oil, upon canvas, the Grand Canyon and Falls. It was indeed marvelous to see with what rapidity and accuracy these scenes were by him transferred to the canvas." | LLC: ABierstadt | Acoustiguide. | Magazine: Yellowstone Science; Volume 13, number 3, summer 2005; article: Yellowstone, Art, and the Emergence of Aesthetic Conservation by Peter H. Hassrick; U.S. Department of the Interior; page 9 | 2.63.jpg | 2.63.jpg | 2.63.JPG | 2.63.jpg | 2.63.web.jpg | Yellowstone Falls | Landscape | Painting | oil on canvas | Bierstadt, Albert

1988.8.3823
U.S. Quartermaster Departmen...
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1988.8.3823 | 1861-1865 | H: 2.25 in, L: 32 in, width: 8 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | Sewn black leather w/ brass button, rivets and ornaments; steel or iron pins & buckles; tin box lining. Information taken from various sources but primarily All He Could Carry: US Army Infantry Equipment (1839-1910) by Stephen J. Allie; Fort Leavenworth Historical Society Publication (RNW Note) | U.S. M1855 Cartridge Box | 1988.8.3823.jpg | 1988.8.3823v1.jpg | 1988.8.3823v2.jpg | bag | Other | leather | brass | U.S. Quartermaster Department

Col. William F. C...
Bonheur, Rosa | Painting | o...
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8.66 | 1889 | H: 18.5 in, width: 15.25 in, Frame height: 24 in, Frame width: 21 in, frame depth: 2.5 in | Col. William F. Cody | Given in memory of William R. Coe and Mai Rogers Coe | Buffalo Bill enthralled Europeans with his Wild West exhibition when he took it to Paris in 1889. Bonheur visited the grounds of Cody's Wild West to sketch the exotic American animals and the Indian warriors with their families. Cody, in turn, accepted the invitation of Rosa Bonheur to visit her chateau in Fontainebleau where she painted this portrait. For Rosa Bonheur, Buffalo Bill embodied the freedom and independence of the United States | LLC: "Rosa Bonheur/ -1889-" | Acoustiguide. | Book: Iconic America: A Roller-Coaster Ride Through the Eye-popping Panorama of American Pop Culture; by Tommy Hilfiger with George Lois; Universe Publishing, a division of Rizzoli International Publications, Inc.; New York, 2007, page 99 (detail) | 8.66.jpg | 8.66.jpg | 8.66.jpg | 8.66.JPG | 8.66.jpg | 8.66.web.jpg | Figure | Landscape | Animal | Buffalo Bill | Painting | oil on canvas | Bonheur, Rosa

Brown Bear (Grizz...
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DRA.305.4 | Brown Bear (Grizzly Bear) | Mammalia | dra.305.4.jpg | dra.305.4v1.jpg | dra.305.4v2.jpg | 305.4.jpg

Where Elegance Me...
Palmore, Tom | Painting | ac...
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22.96 | 1996 | H: 46 in, width: 46 in, Frame height: 47.25 in, Frame width: 47.5 in | Where Elegance Meets Fear | Gift of Edward R. Bazinet Foundation | lrc: Palmore | 22.96.jpg | 22.96.jpg | 22.96.web.jpg | 22.96.JPG | Mountain Lion | Painting | acrylic on canvas | Palmore, Tom

1983.6.1
Forsyth | roller | right | p...
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1983.6.1 | ca. 1805-1820 | L: 4.875 in, width: 1.75 in, H: 2.375 in | [lockplate:] - FORSYTH & Co.; -- PATENT -- [lower back of roller primer holder:] R; 102 | a-lock; b-roller primer holder; sectionalized. | Rev. Alexander Forsyth, a Scottish minister, was an avid sportsman and inventor. His invention of the percussion ignition system was the most important development in the evolution of firearms since the introduction of gunpowder. | 1983.6.1.jpg | 1983.6.1.jpg | birds | sun | flowers | roller | right | primer | Other | lock | Forsyth

Mule Deer
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NH.305.36 | Mule Deer | Odocoileus hemionus | Mammalia | 305.36.JPG

NA.202.394
Sioux | Northern Plains | ca...
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NA.202.394 | 1984 | H: 4.5 in, L: 10.75 in, width: 7.5 in | Dress and Adornment: Daily And/or Festive Adornment. Woven plastic, adjustable, billed. Blue with beaded bill and front. Blue, white, orange, red and yellow geometric star and cross design beadwork on light blue ground. Arrow design trim in same colors at the top. Black cloth brow band, mfg. tag - Funkap, large, made in U.S.A. | The Anguish of Snails: Volume 2, Folklore in the West; by Barre Toelken; Utah State University Press, Logan Utah; 2003; page 59 | NA.202.394.JPG | star | geometric | cross | cap | plastic | Beads | seed | billed | nylon | Sioux | Northern Plains

grizzly bear
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DRA.305.67 | grizzly bear | Ursus arctos horribilus | Mammalia | dra.305.67v1.jpg | dra.305.67v2.jpg | dra.305.67.jpg | 305.67.JPG

Indian With Tomah...
Scholder, Fritz | Painting |...
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15.77 | 1970 | H: 58.25 in, width: 58.25 in, Frame height: 59.5 in, Frame width: 59.5 in | Indian With Tomahawk | William E. Weiss Contemporary Art Fund Purchase | Fritz Scholder created a series of Indian paintings in the years 1967 through 1980. He did not adhere to the traditional, idealized interpretation of the Indian as the noble savage. Instead, Scholder sought new and innovative pictorial representations to convey the harsher realities of the Indian world. As seen in this painting, the artist used bold, unnatural colors and distorted the image with loose painterly brushwork to create his personal vision of Indian reality. | Upper left: Scholder; Upper left reverse: -Indian with Tomahawk-1970/Oil on canvas | 15.77.jpg | 15.77.JPG | 15.77.JPG | Indian | Painting | oil on canvas | Scholder, Fritz

2000.5.18
Browning Arms Co., St. Louis...
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2000.5.18 | Buckmark Silhouette | .22 | 655NY23863 | 2000.5.18.v2.jpg | 2000.5.18.v1.jpg | firearm | Browning Buck Mark Silhouette Semi-Automatic Pistol Maker: Browning Arms Co.; St. Louis, MO Serial Number: 655NY23863 Caliber: .22 LR Date: 1987-1999 Catalog Number: 2000.5.18 Bequest of the Maurice Albert Postle Estate | Browning Arms Co., St. Louis, MO, U.S.A.

grizzly bear
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NH.305.141 | grizzly bear | Mammalia | 305.141.JPG

1.69.676A/B
rack of poker chips and card...
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1.69.676A/B | ca. 1900 | rack height: 3.5 in, rack width: 6.375 in, rack length: 7.375 in, cover height: 4.25 in, cover width: 7 in, cover length: 8.125 in | Hardwood poker chip and card case with poker chips and full deck of cards, silver handle and black leather cover. | 1.69.676ab.jpg | 1.69.676abv2.jpg | 1.69.676b.jpg | 1.69.676B.JPG | rack of poker chips and cards | black | leather | handle | hardwood | silver

Custer's Last Stand
Paxson, Edgar Samuel | Paint...
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19.69 | 1899 | H: 70.5 in, width: 106 in, Frame height: 98 x 73.75 in, Frame width: 132.75 x 108.75 in, frame depth: 2 in | Custer's Last Stand | Museum purchase | Paxson researched the Battle of the Little Bighorn and spent several years completing the painting. He then circulated it as a traveling exhibition. As part of the explanatory material on the painting, he prepared an outline key which identified the major figures (see diagram at right). | LRC: copyright by/E.S. Paxson Butte/M./99 [verso, LL:] E.S. Paxson/Butte Mont. U.S.A./copyright applied for - | Source: Paxson Heirs | Magazine: Western Art & Architecture: From Cowboy to Contemporary; Perspective: Edgar S. Paxson: Painter, myth maker aspired to historical accuracy, Charles Finn, Winter/Spring 2008, page 72-73 | 19.69.JPG | 19.69.web.jpg | 19.69.jpg | 19.69.jpg | 19.69.jpg | 19.69.jpg | Group | Figure | Indian | military | Animal | Painting | oil on canvas | Paxson, Edgar Samuel

Wolverine
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NH.305.142 | Wolverine | Mammalia | 305.142.JPG

Black-billed Magpie
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NH.304.13 | Black-billed Magpie | Pica hudsonia | Aves | nh.304.13.jpg

Gray Wolf
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DRA.305.98 | Gray Wolf | Canis lupus | Mammalia | 305.98.jpg

1.69.785
gauntlets | Buckskin | fring...
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1.69.785 | 1920-1939 | L: 15 in | Pair of buckskin gauntlets with beaded rose on backside of hand and buffalo on cuff, fringe on edge. Original Buffalo Bill Museum. Gift of Richard W. Leche | 1.69.785.jpg | 1.69.785.jpg | 1.69.785.JPG | rose | beaded | buffalo | gauntlets | Buckskin | fringe

1988.8.7
Winchester Repeating Arms Co...
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1988.8.7 | 1960 | overall length: 38 in, Barrel length: 20 in, H: 7 in | Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection | Made for presentation to President Dwight D. Eisenhower, 1960. | (bottom of receiver, front:) 2500000 BBL: WINCHESTER-TRADEMARK- MADE IN U.S.A. MODEL 94. 30-30 WIN. WINCHESTER PROOF STEEL. TANG: WINCHESTER (IN GOLD) | This Model 1894 lever action carbine was especially finished to commemorate serial number 2,500,000 in the Model 1894 production line. Engraved and gold inlaid by master John Kusmit, its embellishment is based on the style no. 2 of the "Highly Finished Arms" catalog of 1897. No written record. | Winchester Model 1894 | .30-30 | 2500000 | 1988.8.7VIEW2.JPG | 1988.8.7VIEW3.JPG | 1988.8.7VIEW4.JPG | 1988.8.7VIEW1.JPG | bear | deer | firearm | walnut | carving | checkered | engraving | inlay | steel | sporting | carbine | Winchester Repeating Arms Co., New Haven, CT | engraver and gold inlay: John Kusmit

1.69.680
box | plastic | black
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1.69.680 | ca. 1930 | H: 1.625 in, width: 3.125 in, L: 4.125 in | Printed on top: The Valley Ranch/(two cowboys on horses)/Valley via Cody(via Cody underlined) Wyoming | Black plastic box for playing cards. (A) top, (B) box. | 1.69.680.jpg | 1.69.680.jpg | box | plastic | black