Col. W.F. Cody (“Buffalo Bill”) Historical Pictures Company materials now online

The following materials about the Col. W.F. Cody (“Buffalo Bill”) Historical Pictures Company are now online:

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Business correspondence added

60 new business letters and telegrams have been added to the correspondence section. Fifty-eight of the letters — wfc.css00510, wfc.css00530585 and wfc.css00588 — are from William F. Cody to George T. Beck. One (wfc.css00587) is from Cody to Horace Alger and one (wfc.css00586) is to Edward Goodman. In addition, a personography entry has been made for James A. Bailey and an encyclopedia entry for the Lincoln Land Company.

Notes added to 60 letters

Annotations have been added to 60 letters – css00440 to css00500 – most from William F. Cody to George Beck. In addition, nine people have been added to the personography – George Canfield, Sherman Canfield, Edward Goodman, Frank Grouard, Charles Hayden, Theodore Heckert, John Peake, Jerry Ryan, and Ernest Van Dreveldt – and three encyclopedia entries have been added – Cotton States and International Exposition, the W. F. Cody Transportation Company, and Marquette, Wyoming.

People Added; Letters Annotated

Three people have been added to the personography: Dennis Cunningham, Henry Gerrans, and William Paxton. In addition, updates have been made to Horace Alger, George Bleistein, William Hymer, and Bronson Rumsey, and the Shoshone Irrigation Company has been added to the encyclopedia.

The following letters to George Beck have also been annotated:
css00434 March 2, 1892
css00435 May 5, 1895
css00436 May 9, 1895
css00437 May 12, 1895
css00438 June 3 [1895]
css00439 June 14, 1895

More Business Letters Added

More business correspondence, most from William F. Cody to partner George Beck, has been added:

css00464 March 10, 1896
css00465 Letter from William F. Cody to Horace C. Alger, March 17, 1896
css00466 March 26, 1896
css00467 March 26, 189[6]
css00468 March 31, 1896
css00469 April 3, 1896
css00470 April 3, 1896
css00471 April 6, 1896
css00472 April 9, 1896
css00473 April 13, 1896
css00474 April 27, [1896]
css00475 April 28, 189[6]
css00476 May 5, 1896
css00477 May 5, 1896
css00478 May 7, 1896
css00479 September 4, 1896
css00480 May 8, 1896
css00481 May 11, 1896
css00482 May 13 [1896]
css00483 May 17, 1896
css00484 May 19, 1896
css00485 May 22, 1896
css00486 May 25, 1896
css00487 May 29, 1896
css00488 July 5, 1896
css00489 July 5, 1896
css00490 July 7, 1896
css00491 July 7, 1896
css00492 July 8, 1896
css00493 July 14, 1896
css00494 August 1, 1896
css00495 August 11, 1896
css00496 August 14, 1896
css00497 August 17, 1896
css00498 August 26, 1896
css00499 August 29, 1896
css00500 August 31, 1896
css00501 September 1, 1896
css00502 September 3, 1896
css00503 September 7, 189[6]
css00504 September 14, 1896
css00505 September 18, 1896
css00506 September 19, 1896
css00507 September 20, 1896
css00508 September 21, 1896
css00509 September 22, 1896
css00511 October 1, 1896
css00512 October 2, 1896
css00513 October 3, 1896
css00514 October 7, 1896
css00515 October 8, 1896
css00516 April 19, 1897
css00517 June 17, 1897
css00518 July 31, 1897
css00519 October 4, 1897
css00520 Letter from William F. Cody to C. B. Jones, April 9, 1898
css00521 June 4, 1898
css00522 June 24, 1898
css00523 July 9, 1898
css00524 July 19, 1898
css00525 July 20, 1898
css00526 July 28, 1898
css00527 August 12, 1898
css00528 August 17, 1898
css00529 October 9, 1898

Beck letters added

Thirty letters from William F. Cody to his business partner George T. Beck have been added to the Archive:

css00434 March 2, 1892
css00435 May 5, 1895
css00436 May 9, 1895
css00437 May 12, 1895
css00438 June 3 [1895]
css00439 June 14, 1895
css00440 July 27, 1895
css00441 June 26, 1895
css00442 July 2, 1895
css00443 July 24, 1895
css00444 August 8, 1895
css00445 August 13, 1895
css00446 September 7, 1895
css00447 September 10, 1895
css00448 September 15, 1895
css00449 September 16, 1895
css00450 September 21 [1895]
css00451 September 23, 1895
css00452 September 25 [1895]
css00453 September 29, 1895
css00454 October 4, 1895
css00455 October 6, 1895
css00456 October 6, 1895
css00457 October 16, 1895
css00458 October 19, 1895
css00459 October 27, 1895
css00460 October 27, 1895
css00461 [October 27, 1895]
css00462 November 1 [1895]
css00463 October 31, 1895

New Correspondence

We have added forty-four new items to Correspondence:

css00101: Letter from Willaim F. Cody to C. L. Hinkle

css00300: Letter from William F. Cody to Jake Schwoob

css00105: Letter from William F. Cody to C. L. Hinkle

css00304: Letter from William F. Cody to Clarence W. Rowley and Bessie Rowley

css00107: Letter from William F. Cody to C. L. Hinkle

css00146: Letter from William F. Cody to A. W. Woods

css00229: Letter from William F. Cody to Gordon W. Lillie

css00112: Letter from William F. Cody to C. L. Hinkle

css00230: Letter from William F. Cody to Clarence W. Rowley

css00151: Letter from William F. Cody to W. A. Richards

css00118: Letter from William F. Cody to C. L. Hinkle

css00157: Letter from William F. Cody to Clarence L. Hinkle

css00275: Letter from William F. Cody to Clarence W. Rowley

css00196: Letter from William F. Cody to C. L. Hinkle

css00277: Letter from William F. Cody to Clarence W. Rowley

css00123: Letter from William F. Cody to C. L. Hinkle

css00125: Letter from William F. Cody to Julia Cody Goodman

css00127: Telegram from William F. Cody to A. W. Woods

css00280: Letter from William F. Cody to Clarence W. Rowley

css00129: Letter from William F. Cody to Julia Cody Goodman

css00089: Letter from William F. Cody to C. L. Hinkle

css00130: Letter from William F. Cody to C. L. Hinkle

css00134: Letter from William F. Cody to C. L. Hinkle

css00136: Letter from William F. Cody to C. L. Hinkle

css00108: Letter from William F. Cody to C. L. Hinkle

css00226: Letter from William F. Cody to Clarence W. Rowley

css00145: Letter from William F. Cody to Julia Cody Goodman

css00310: Letter from William F. Cody to Clarence W. Rowley

css00226: Letter from William F. Cody to Clarence W. Rowley

css00145: Letter from William F. Cody to Julia Cody Goodman

css00310: Letter from William F. Cody to Clarence W. Rowley

css00113: Letter from William F. Cody to F. C. Kelsey

css00117: Letter from William F. Cody to C. L. Hinkle

css00154: Letter from William F. Cody to C. L. Hinkle

css00073: Letter from William F. Cody to John H. Peake

css00119: Letter from William F. Cody to C. L. Hinkle

css00158: Letter from William F. Cody to C. L. Hinkle

css00122: Letter from William F. Cody to C. L. Hinkle

css00124: Letter from William F. Cody to A. W. Wood

css00128: Letter from William F. Cody to C. L. Hinkle

css00133: Letter from William F. Cody to A. W. Woods

css00135: Letter from William F. Cody to A. W. Woods

css00099: Letter from William F. Cody to C. L. Hinkle

— Jason