Essays Tagged: "Buffalo Bill"

William Frederick Cody a.k.a. Buffalo Bill

William Frederick Cody, also known as Buffalo Bill, was borninto an anti-slavery family. He had a rough childhood, but despitethis hardshi ... Hotel'.After this failed, Bill contracted with the Kansas PacificRailroad, in 1867-1868, to furnish buffalo meat to the workers on theline. This earned him his nickname, Buffalo Bill.In 1868-1872, Buf ... e chief of scouts for the 5th U.S. Cavalry for four years until1876. During this eight year period, Buffalo Bill took place insixteen Indian fights, including the defeat of the Cheyenne at SummitSprin ...

(4 pages) 106 0 3.8 Dec/1995

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

The Silence of The Lambs

relays information to Clarice in exchange for information about herself.The killer, known only as "Buffalo Bill", kidnaps large women, keeps them alive for afew days, and finally skins them. Clarice ... large women, keeps them alive for afew days, and finally skins them. Clarice works against time as Buffalo Bill takes hisnewest victim, a U.S. Senator's daughter, and the countdown to death begins."T ...

(3 pages) 210 1 4.6 Oct/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

"Importance of the Sioux Women in the Sioux Camp".

this was hard as they did not the advantages we have today, instead they had to use bags made form buffalo skin, and may I mention the women had to sew these as well, any way I don't think that it wa ... lse they would not fit for carrying all the objects during any time the camp had to move due to the buffalo moving. The women had to prepare all clothes used by family members, the clothes had to be s ...

(3 pages) 26 0 3.4 Nov/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Silence of the lambs versus alien

both genders' displeasure with their circumstances.In Silence of the Lambs, Hannibal, Clarisse, and Buffalo Bill all assume gender-blurring personas. Although originally considered a male profession, ... r tenacity invalidates most female stereotypes.Relentlessly searching for the truth, not only about Buffalo Bill, but herself as well, Clarisse's strength and determination defy conventional female ro ...

(12 pages) 35 0 0.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Wild West

In the opening scene of Indians, a buffalo skull, a bloodstained Indian shirt, and an old rifle serve to provide historical atmosphere ... nters, riding an artificial stallion. At once, the audience learns that it is seeing a rendition of Buffalo Bill's famous "Wild West Show." Indians, too, are present; Cody claims to them, to the audie ... scene is set outdoors in the winter somewhere in the West. Sitting Bull and other chieftains greet Buffalo Bill in the company of three United States senators, emissaries of and substitutes for the p ...

(7 pages) 25 0 0.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Relating Governments To Life

und us.One great example of a structure of society falling apart in recent years is the fall of the Buffalo Bills. In the early 1990's, the Bills were the top team around. Going to the Super bowl for ... left the Bills, a new, inexperience coach was brought in as the new head coach, Wade Phillips. The Buffalo Bills continued their downfall. With struggling, young quarterbacks, Buffalo continued to fa ...

(4 pages) 500 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

annie oakley

er, but her name has always been associated with the Wild West. That is because she was the star of Buffalo Bills' Wild West show. This show was one way that people in the east and Europe learned abou ... famous marksman named Frank Butler. A few years later, the two were married and began touring with Buffalo Bill. She became the star of the show as Miss Annie Oakley. The great Sioux chief, Sitting B ...

(1 pages) 1589 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

Sheyann Webb

e, throwing up targets for Annie to shoot at, and loading Annie's gun for her.In 1885, Annie joined Buffalo Bill's Wild West show. Annie was injured twice while performing with Buffalo Bill's Wild Wes ...

(2 pages) 638 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

The Silence Of The Lambs

With such horrific details the film would not have been effective to such a degree.The depcition of Buffalo Bill was indeed bizarre and misogynistic, but that was one of the films stronger points. The ...

(2 pages) 16 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies