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Published by University of New Mexico Press in Albuquerque .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Wild west shows -- History.,
    • Dakota Indians -- Public opinion.,
    • Public opinion -- United States.,
    • Stereotype (Psychology) -- United States.,
    • Ethnic attitudes -- United States.,
    • Indians in popular culture -- United States.,
    • Indians, Treatment of -- United States.,
    • United States -- Ethnic relations.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 341-350) and index.

      StatementL.G. Moses.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV1833 .M67 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 364 p. :
      Number of Pages364
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL796546M
      ISBN 100826316859
      LC Control Number95032450

      Wild Westing was the term used by Native Americans for their performing with Buffalo Bill's Wild West and similar shows. Between and World War I, over 1, Native Americans went "Wild Westing." Most were Oglala Lakota (Oskate Wicasa) from their reservation in Pine Ridge, South Dakota, the first Lakota people to perform in these shows. During a time when the Bureau of Indian Affairs was. From clothing, food, origins, ceremonies, and language to love, marriage, art, music, and casinos, this book debunks widespread stereotypes and answers all of the most common questions about Native Americans. Accessible and enlightening, this is the perfect introduction to Native American history and contemporary culture. Softcover, pages.   Lively, thought-provoking look at showman and his era. Read Common Sense Media's Presenting Buffalo Bill: The Man Who Invented the Wild West review, age rating, and parents guide.5/5. Nipo Strongheart, () was a Wild west show performer with Buffalo Bill’s Wild West Show and Major Lillie’s Pawnee Bill Shows, and later a Hollywood actor, one of the first native americans in film.. — Nipo Tach Num Strongheart was born in White Swan, Washington to George and Leonora (Williams) Mitchell; grandson of Robert Mitchell, a Canadian factor for Hudson’s Bay.


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InBuffalo Bill's Wild West was founded in North Platte, Nebraska when Buffalo Bill Cody turned his real life adventure into the first outdoor western show. The show's publicist Arizona John Burke employed innovating techniques at the time, such as celebrity.

Wild West shows and the images of American Indians, / L.G. Moses. Format Book Edition 1st ed. Published Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, c Description xvii, p.: ill. ; 25 cm. Notes Includes bibliographical references (p.

) and index. Contents. With imagination and skill, the author engages significant debates concerning representations of Native peoples and recurring questions about Native agency. The scholarship is not only sound; it is a model for ethnohistory.”—L.

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Wild West Shows and the Image of American Indians, Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, Show Indians, or Wild West Show Indians, is a term for Native American performers hired by Wild West shows, most notably in Buffalo Bill's Wild West and Congress of Rough Riders.

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