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Fourteen years after Wild Bill Hickok's death, in 1900, an aging Calamity Jane arranged to be photographed next to his overgrown burial site. Elderly, thin and poor, her clothes were ragged and held together with safety pins.  Holding a flower in her hand, she said that when she died she wanted to be buried next to the man she loved. Three years later, she was.
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Buffalo Soldiers originally were members of the U.S. 10th Cavalry Regiment of the United States Army, formed on September 21, 1866 at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.  The nickname was given to the "Negro Cavalry" by the Native American tribes they fought; the term eventually became synonymous with all of the African-American regiments formed in 1866. "Buffalo Soldiers" were established by Congress as the first peacetime all-black regiments in the regular U.S. Army.

Who Were the Buffalo Soldiers?

Buffalo soldiers are often confused with the African-American soldiers who fought during the Civil War. Although over 180,000 black soldiers fought in black regiments during the war, the term "Bu

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These Is My Words (Sarah Agnes Prine, #1)

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Mayonnaise and Peanut Butter...two great tastes that taste great together.

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Alice Ivers Tubbs aka "Poker Alice" was best known female poker player in Old West. 1851-1930

Poker Alice – Famous Frontier Gambler

The story of Alice Ivers Tubbs, better known as Poker Alice, one of the best gamblers in the Old West"

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Bird's eye view of Sioux camp at Pine Ridge, South Dakota.  Photographed by G. E. Trager, November 28, 1890.
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Cowboy Recipes That'll Put Hair on Your Chest

In honor of the old Western ranch cook, we present four authentic cowboy recipes that you can fix next time you want to harness your inner John Wayne. Enjoy.

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