Comprised of mass-produced book illustrations, engravings, and cartoons of William F. "Buffalo Bill" Cody, Buffalo Bill's Wild West performers, and scenes related to Cody's life and experiences.

Visual Art

Works of visual art that either have William F. "Buffalo Bill" Cody as a subject, or pieces that Cody commissioned himself as a patron of the arts.


A vast collection of photographic images that include portraits of Cody and his family, Buffalo Bill's Wild West performers, and scenes from places Cody lived and visited.


Promotional materials and works of popular art that include monochromatic posters and multicolored lithographs featuring Cody and Buffalo Bill's Wild West exhibitions.


Mementos of Buffalo Bill's Wild West tours and brief, informal correspondence to and from William F. "Buffalo Bill" Cody.

Cabinet Cards

Commercially-produced carte de visite, cabinet cards, and other such photograph cards of photographic portraiture intended for collection.