Buffalo Bill's America: William Cody and the Wild West Show

Louis Warren talked about his book Buffalo Bill’s America: William Cody and the Wild West Show, published by Knopf. William “Buffalo Bill”… read more

Louis Warren talked about his book Buffalo Bill’s America: William Cody and the Wild West Show, published by Knopf. William “Buffalo Bill” Cody was a Pony Express rider, Civil War soldier, trapper, buffalo hunter, actor, conservationist, entrepreneur, and Congressional Medal of Honor winner. In his book Professor Warren examined this icon of the American West and the man behind the Buffalo Bill public image. The author wrote that Buffalo Bill Cody was a controversial figure even in his time, and his contemporaries debated the amount of hyperbole surrounding Buffalo Bill. Professor Warren showed photographs of Buffalo Bill and images of the era. Following his presentation, he responded to questions and comments from members of the audience. close

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Buffalo Bill's America: William Cody and the Wild West Show

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Program ID:
189554-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Boulder, Colorado, United States
First Aired:
Nov 26, 2005 | 9:30am EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jan 29, 2017 | 8:00am EST | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Nov 26, 2005 | 9:30am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 26, 2005 | 2:18pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 15, 2006 | 4:48pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 30, 2006 | 2:46am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 20, 2006 | 5:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 21, 2017 | 4:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 22, 2017 | 2:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 29, 2017 | 8:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
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