Buffalo Bill Cody (William Fredrick Cody) By: Shanell
Birth and birth town <ul><ul><ul><li>He was born on February 26 th  1846. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Le Claire, Iowa ...
Family   <ul><li>His wife’s name was Louisa Frederica   (1843-1921) </li></ul><ul><li>They were married in 1866-1917. </li...
Home town <ul><li>His home town was in good old North  Platte, Nebraska. </li></ul><ul><li>That’s where the Wild West Show...
Why he was Famous <ul><li>He did a lot of great things. But he was most famous for his Wild West Shows. Wild West Shows in...
What job did he have? <ul><li>He had been a lot of different things in his life like: </li></ul><ul><li>A trapper </li></u...
How did he get the name Buffalo Bill? <ul><li>When William was 22 he worked for the Kansas Railroad. His job was to bring ...
Interesting facts <ul><li>William F. Cody was a freight carrier at only 11 years of age. </li></ul><ul><li>His dad believe...
Death of Buffalo Bill Cody <ul><li>He used his money as well as his words. Because of several investments-in ranching, pub...
Resourses <ul><li>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buffalo_Bill </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.buffalobill.org/ </li></ul><ul><l...
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Buffalo Bill Cody

  1. 1. Buffalo Bill Cody (William Fredrick Cody) By: Shanell
  2. 2. Birth and birth town <ul><ul><ul><li>He was born on February 26 th 1846. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Le Claire, Iowa is where he was born. </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Family <ul><li>His wife’s name was Louisa Frederica (1843-1921) </li></ul><ul><li>They were married in 1866-1917. </li></ul><ul><li>He had 4 children, 2 of them died young. Kit died of scarlet fever on 1876 and Orra in 1880. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Home town <ul><li>His home town was in good old North Platte, Nebraska. </li></ul><ul><li>That’s where the Wild West Show was born. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Why he was Famous <ul><li>He did a lot of great things. But he was most famous for his Wild West Shows. Wild West Shows included: </li></ul><ul><li>trick performances </li></ul><ul><li> wild animals </li></ul><ul><li> theatrical reenactments </li></ul><ul><li> and a lot of characters from the frontier </li></ul>
  6. 6. What job did he have? <ul><li>He had been a lot of different things in his life like: </li></ul><ul><li>A trapper </li></ul><ul><li>stagecoach driver </li></ul><ul><li>civil war soldier </li></ul><ul><li>wagon master </li></ul><ul><li>bullwhacker (A person who drives a team of oxen) </li></ul><ul><li>and a hotel manager </li></ul>
  7. 7. How did he get the name Buffalo Bill? <ul><li>When William was 22 he worked for the Kansas Railroad. His job was to bring buffalo meat to the workers and that’s how he received the name. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Interesting facts <ul><li>William F. Cody was a freight carrier at only 11 years of age. </li></ul><ul><li>His dad believed that Kansas should be a free state. </li></ul><ul><li>He had four kids and all of them died before 40 years old. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Death of Buffalo Bill Cody <ul><li>He used his money as well as his words. Because of several investments-in ranching, publishing, mining, irrigation, and town building. It all paid of while his life was happening, he almost died broke. </li></ul><ul><li>He died on January 10 th , 1917 (age 70) in Denver, CO. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Resourses <ul><li>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buffalo_Bill </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.buffalobill.org/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wild_West_Show#Buffalo_Bill </li></ul><ul><li>p://www.americanwest.com/pages/buffbill.htm </li></ul>

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