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Date: 1832 ca.

Description: Herds of bison and elk on the Upper Missouri River.

Photograph

Buffalo Hides

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of several men working with a large pile of buffalo hides, and one man sitting atop that pile of hides.

Date: 1844 

Description: Indians on horseback hunting buffaloes (Plate 9). "Some sixty or seventy young men, all mounted on their wild horses, and armed with bows and lances only,...

Date: 1844 

Description: A buffalo surrounded by wolves (Plate 10). "There are several varieties of the wolf species on the American prairies, the most numerous and formidable of...

Photograph

Hog-Tying a Buffalo

Date:  date unknown

Description: Ranch hands in the process of hog-tying a buffalo. Men, women, and children watch from inside the barn on the first and second floors and from the roof....

Date: 1948-12-20 

Description: Bison at the Vilas Park Zoo (Henry Vilas Zoo) in Madison.

Date:  

Description: Watercolor of an Indian hunting buffalo while riding a horse and shooting a bow and arrow. The buffalo being hunted has one arrow in its side.

Photograph

Buffalo Hunting

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: A view of Native Americans buffalo hunting in North Dakota on horseback, a copy of a painting, possibly from 1907. Text on the photograph reads, 'Buffalo H...

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Hammered copper pike from Interstate Park Bison site, Polk County, Wisconsin, c. 1000-4000 B.C. (Museum object #1956.3099)

Date: 1955-06-14 

Description: Close-up of a buffalo in Henry Vilas Zoo (Vilas Park Zoo).

Date:  date unknown

Description: Workers transporting twine fibre (fiber) using water buffalo and a wooden cart in the Philippines. The fibre was likely used by International Harvester fo...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A wildlife scene featuring a buffalo.

Date: 1844 

Description: Hunters using rifles to kill buffalo (Plate 11). "This plate represents the familiar mode of procuring meat, practiced by all the voyageurs on the Misso...

Date: 1832 ca.

Description: Herd of Bison, on the Upper Missouri River.

Date: 1844 

Description: Indians on snowshoes hunting buffaloes trapped in snow (Plate 17). "In this view the reader is introduced to the optimum of dreariness and severity which t...

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for Buffalo Pitts threshers sold by International Harvester. The cover features an illustration of four buffalo standing ne...

Date: 1950-05-04 

Description: A small herd of buffalo roam the 271-acre hobby "ranch" of Ed Shey and Peter Strand near Deansville. "Pete" Strand is standing next to the herd at the righ...

Date: 1919-11-22 

Description: Print on card depicting a herd of Bison near Lake Jessie. Written under the title is the date: "July 10th, 1853" and "Shyenne River County."

Photograph

Filipino Cart

Date:  date unknown

Description: A Philippine Islands man sits in a cart drawn by several water buffalo. The man may have worked in International Harvester's sisal and twine operation.

Date: 1783 

Description: This map is hand-colored and shows the boundaries of British, Spanish, and the newly recognized American claims, as well as the fishing rights granted to F...

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