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Plains Indian Perspectives in Art

Curated by megs14

10 objects

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Wax sculptures by Charles M. Russell

Curated by NancyM

7 objects

These whimsical waxes are in our Whitney Museum's collection

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Cooking with Treasures

Curated by sj3

20 objects

My recent stint in the kitchen inspired me to create a collection of items that would be functional and beautiful in my imaginary kitchen. Bring a friend, we've got a Lard Press....

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Blades

Curated by Esjay

10 objects

All have a Medium "blade"

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EASTERN WOODLANDS NATIVE AMERICANS

Curated by PARUL

8 objects

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Annie Oakley: Little Sure Shot

Curated by NancyM

21 objects

As a young teen, Annie Oakley helped with family finances, by hunting small game for the local grocery store for resale to hotels and restaurants. She was so successful that she ...

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Winchesters: not just for shooting

Curated by Marg2309

15 objects

After World War I, Winchester Repeating Arms Company didn’t have the government contracts on which it had come to depend, and consequently, the company sustained deep financial...

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Adornment in the West: Turquoise & Silver

Curated by Marg2309

36 objects

American Indians have been producing and wearing jewelry for thousands of years, and have worked as silversmiths for more than a century. From around the world, experts and conno...

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Outdoor Sculptures of the Whitney

Curated by Nancy M

16 objects

Enjoy the outdoor sculptures on the grounds and in the beautiful sculpture gardens at the Buffalo Bill Center of the West. These amazing bronzes are all part of the Whitney Weste...

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Step 3 contrasting native past and present

Curated by Liz Feller

6 objects

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Yellowstone exhibit

Curated by Allison

6 objects

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A difficult selection

Curated by Gerard Meffre

21 objects

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Women and Men's leggings

Curated by Majel B

33 objects

Leggings of Dakota, Lakota, Crow, and Cheyenne Peoples.

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Checking out Yellowstone animals--in the Draper

Curated by Marg2309

21 objects

The Draper Natural History Museum opened to the public on June 4, 2002, to become the newest addition to what was then the Buffalo Bill Historical Center, now the Buffalo Bill Ce...

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Women and Men's Footwear

Curated by Majel B

19 objects

Focus on Dakota, Lakota, Crow, and Cheyenne Peoples' footwear.

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Greater Yellowstone Region & Native Arts

Curated by Marg2309

30 objects

There's not much of the flora and fauna of the Greater Yellowstone Region that escapes the Northern Plains Indians. For generations, their clothing, regalia, housing, tools, hous...

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"Accessories"

Curated by Majel B

22 objects

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Exhibition of works at UMFA

Curated by limberpine

22 objects

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b. Bill items

Curated by Sheryl McConnell

23 objects

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Tipis: The original mobile homes

Curated by Marg2309

28 objects

This collection of Whitney Western Art Museum works all feature tipis, nomadic housing for Plains Indians. Tipis are some of the most practical shelters ever designed—easy to e...

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Awestruck by Autumn

Curated by Marg2309

14 objects

There's nothing like the fall--with nature's golds, oranges, and reds--to make an artist grab a palette, some brushes, and a box of goopy paints to capture those rare sights. The...

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Basket Case

Curated by Marg2309

35 objects

The baskets here are from the Mr. and Mrs. Harris A. Thompson Collection. Most date around the turn of the 20th century. Obviously, baskets were made by those Native people who h...

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Chairs: the Old, the New, the Uncomfortable

Curated by Marg2309

16 objects

An exhibit of chairs within the collection of the Buffalo Bill Museum

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Inspired by the West?

Curated by Marg2309

23 objects

Thinking about this question, I collected some works that represent why I'm inspired by the West. These artists captured people, places, and moments that reflect an aspect of the...

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Toys in the Plains Indian Museum

Curated by NancyM

13 objects

The exquisitely-detailed toys in our Plains Indian Museum are some of my favorite artifacts.

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Art of Puns II

Curated by Marg2309

15 objects

After collecting "Puns I," the ol' wheels started really turning and churned out these additional pics for "Puns II." The Buffalo Bill Center of the West has so many art and arti...

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William E. Weiss Purchase Award Winners-Buffalo Bill Art Show & Sale

Curated by Marg2309

23 objects

A quick search for "Weiss" in our online collection returns some 800 instances in which the name is used. For us here at the Center of the West, we have just two words for the We...

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Volcanic Arms Exhibit

Curated by MarsVoyager

12 objects

Volcanic Rifles and Pistols, and related experimental items. The Volcanic Magazine firearm was patented February 14, 1854 by Smith and Wesson and manufactured by Smith & Wesson, ...

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Depictions of wolves

Curated by NancyM

25 objects

The wolf

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St. Labre Fall Visit 2016

Curated by Hunter Old Elk

20 objects

Items chosen by the students of St. Labre for viewing. The group consist of students from the Northern Cheyenne, Sioux, and Crow Tribes.

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Plains Bouquets

Curated by Hunter Old Elk

13 objects

A number of floral designs I admire from our collections. Take special notice to the leather pouches used to hold silver dollars and other personal belongings by women and girls....

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All dolled up

Curated by Marg2309

91 objects

The Buffalo Bill Center of the West's Plains Indian Museum has dozens of dolls from various tribes and various time periods. Dolls were important in child's play as Indian childr...

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Fun for Kids

Curated by Emily Buckles

12 objects

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Firearms from a lay person: They're #GunBelievable

Curated by Marg2309

70 objects

The Buffalo Bill Center of the West's Cody Firearms Museum was basically launched on the heels of the Winchester Arms Collection. Those firearms and records came to the Center in...

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Items

Curated by ljohnso

10 objects

label

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Firearms Manufacturers Advertising and Calendars

Curated by Marg2309

57 objects

Firearms manufacturers created calendars for their customers, typically using a famous artist like Goodwin or Remington. Their ads reflect that artistic flair as well.

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Wyoming Artists

Curated by NicoleH

40 objects

This is a selection of objects in the Whitney Collection featuring Wyoming artists.

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Frontier firearms

Curated by Jarrett Spears

21 objects

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Albert Bierstadt: Witness to a Changing West Exhibition

Curated by NicoleH

13 objects

Please enjoy this selection of objects from the Center's collection featured in the Albert Bierstadt: Witness to a Changing West exhibition. Albert Bierstadt (1830-1902) is b...

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Old Beadwork

Curated by scott fishel

8 objects

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Buffalo Bill poster art

Curated by Dan Duling

3 objects

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Vested interest.

Curated by Marg2309

73 objects

For Native Americans, it wasn't enough to simply create clothing. As this selection of vests indicates, they employed artwork, too. The beading, stitching, and other decorations ...

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Images of Custer's Last Stand

Curated by Carol L. Higham

4 objects

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1909 Winchester Arms Poster

Curated by Dale

1 object

It measures exactly 14 X 26 to the outside edge of the white border. I think I have one of these.

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Bear-ly there: Proctor bear sketches

Curated by Marg2309

25 objects

“I am eternally obsessed with two deep desires— one, to spend as much time as possible in the wilderness, and the other, to accomplish something worthwhile in art.” Such we...

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Moose on the loose

Curated by Marg2309

17 objects

Artists, hunters, and explorers have always had a thing for moose--a member of the deer family, but markedly different in appearance. Here's an intro from National Geographic: Mo...

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Magical Hats

Curated by Esjay

17 objects

Whether it be a comfortable mesh backing or the terrifyingly-useful Gut Spike, these are some of my favorite hats.

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Wokiksuye

Curated by D&G

49 objects

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Quillwork and Beadwork

Curated by Gretchen2014

8 objects

Our collection contains many beautiful quillwork and beadwork objects. My virtual exhibit shows some objects in our collection that caught my eye. Quillwork was made with dyed p...

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Wokiksuye : tateye na kicize

Curated by D&G

15 objects

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