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Buffalo Robe Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-89-05

Content Note

This collection is one single sheet advertising the sale of buffalo robes, as well as other skins and manufactured goods. The advertisement comes from a New York company, circa 1871-1876, and illustrates the vast quantity of pelts that arrived in New York during the height of the buffalo slaughter.

Dates

  • Circa 1871-1876

Literary Rights

Literary rights were not granted to Wichita State University. When permission is granted to examine the manuscripts, it is not an authorization to publish them. Manuscripts cannot be used for publication without regard for common law literary rights, copyright laws and the laws of libel. It is the responsibility of the researcher and his/her publisher to obtain permission to publish. Scholars and students who eventually plan to have their work published are urged to make inquiry regarding overall restrictions on publication before initial research.

Extent

0.25 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from the William Reese Company, 1987

Digital Collection

Processing Information

AHC, 1988-09-15; JEF, 1998-03-06; LMM, 2014-02-24

Title
Buffalo Robe Collection
Author
AHC; JEF; LMM
Date
1988-09-15; 1998-03-06; 2014-02-24
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Wichita State University Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives Repository

Contact:
Special Collections and University Archives
Wichita State University Libraries
1845 Fairmount
Wichita KS 67260-0068