The Wild West in England

By William F. Cody; Frank Christianson | Go to book overview
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American Indians in Wild West Show: accompanying Cody, 70; anxiety of, 20–21; cooking by, 82–83, 111; dancing of, xvii, 44, 84, 103; encampment of, 30, 35, 38; as ethnographic subjects, xvii; integral role of, xvii–xviii, xix, 95; mock attacks of, xiv, 37, 63, 70–71, 78, 86–87, 86, 102, 103, 105, 107, 131, 172; and motivation to join, xvii, xviii; recruitment of, 3, 10, 16, 17
Anderson, Mary, 57
Baker, Johnny, xvi, 104
Barrett, Wilson, 56
Bective, Lady Alice, 43
Beresford, Lord Charles William de la Poer, 43
Blaine, James Gillespie, 82
Boone, Daniel, xxiv, xxvi, xxviii, 140–41
Bright, John, 80, 95
Brown-Potter, Cora Urquhart, 57
Burke, J. M., 47, 62, 80, 114
Bury, Joshua (mayor of Salford), 111, 114, 120
Cameron, Simon, 82, 83
Carson, Kit, xxiv, xxvi, xxviii, 140, 141–42
Charles, George William Frederick (Duke of Cambridge), 56
Churchill, Lady Randolph (Jeanette Jerome), 43
Churchill, Lord Randolph Henry Spencer, 81
Cody, Arta, 18, 98
Cody, William F.: among London society, xxiii, 56–58, 95, 183; anxiety of, xiii, xxix, 25, 62, 67, 75, 93; assumes the name “Buffalo Bill,” xxv–xxvi; compliments British officials, 23; and failed partnership with W. F. Carver, xvi; generosity of, 109; and his horse Charlie, 65, 103, 127, 185–86; honored by mayor of Salford, 120–21; influence on British-American relationship, xi–xii, xxi–xxii, xxx, xxxii–xxxiv, 55, 66, 76–77, 181, 183, 185; interacts with royalty, xxiii, 59, 78–79, 86–92, 170–71; journeys to England, 18, 20–23, 27; in London, 28–29, 31–33; performs at Windsor, 170–74; photographs of, 146, 147, 148, 149, 152, 153, 176, 177, 180, 181, 183, 189; poetry about, 49–52, 112–17; presentation of rifle to, 111–12; personal reception in England of, 28, 34–36; and relationship with British Freemasons, 119; reporter’s


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