Historical Photos of the American West.

BUFFALO BILL AND WILD BILL

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Wild Bill was the mentor of the famous Buffalo Bill. The two demonstrated various skills of the frontier scouts/plainsmen on their shows, including the actual shooting of targets on stage.

CALAMITY JANE

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Calamity Jane was an explorer and soldier that is better known for being the allegedly best friend of Wild Bill. She toured with Buffalo and Wild in her last years, and asked to be buried near her friend.