1894 Buffalo Dancers

This remarkable short film clip from 1894 shows Native Americans as they performed a buffalo dance for Buffalo Bill’s Wild West. There were other short films made that day, but this is the only one known to still exist. This video is part of the History Heights eBook The Story of William F. “Buffalo Bill”…

The Voice of Buffalo Bill Cody Recorded in 1898

In April 1898, Buffalo Bill Cody made a recording called “Sentiments on the Cuban Question.” It isn’t the easiest recording to hear every word, but the tone and cadence of his voice are quite remarkable. Take a listen.