LECTURE: BUFFALO BILL AND THE WILD WEST
Wednesday 29 May 2013 at Leeds in the Bury Theatre
- Starts at: 6:30pm Wednesday 29 May 2013
- Finishes at: 8:30pm Wednesday 29 May 2013
- Suitable for: Everyone
- Event type: Talk
Date: Wednesday 29 May 2013
Venue: Royal Armouries Museum, Leeds
Duration: 1–2 hours
Tickets: Available online or call 0113 220 1888
Speaker: Emeritus Curator Graeme Rimer
Emeritus Curator Graeme Rimer discusses the life and times of William F. Cody, better known as ‘Buffalo Bill’.
The most celebrated American of his era, Cody was an express rider, a buffalo hunter and a scout for the US 7th Cavalry. His amazing Wild West travelling show visited many towns throughout the UK during its extended tours.
Come along to find out more about the remarkable Buffalo Bill and how he changed public perception of the American West forever.