"Buffalo Bill" Cody
and Native American chiefs.
William Frederick "Buffalo Bill" Cody stands in the left center of a group
of Native American chiefs. The group includes, from left, Brave Chief, Eagle Chief,
Knife Chief, Young Chief, Buffalo Bill, American Horse, Rocky Bear, Flys Above and
The four men to the right of Cody all wear feather headdresses. Two of the men to
the left of Cody wear single feathers on the backs of their heads. Several of the
men wear breastplates, possibly made of bone.
Cody holds a rifle propped on its end in front of him. He also wears thigh boots,
a buckskin coat and gauntlets on his hands. The coat and gauntlets are adorned with
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