“Buffalo Bill's Duel with Yellow Hand”

James W. Buel. From Heroes of the Plains, or, Lives and Wonderful Adventures of Wild Bill, Buffalo Bill ... and Other Celebrated Indian Fighters ... Including a True and Thrilling History of Gen. Custer's Famous "Last Fight", 1881.

Image of Buffalo Bill's Duel with Yellow Hand

An illustration of Buffalo Bill’s killing of a Cheyenne warrior named Hay-o-wei (or Yellow Hand) in 1876, soon after the Battle of Little Bighorn. Buffalo Bill re-enacted the event.

Metadata Details
Item Type Book Section
Title Buffalo Bill's Duel with Yellow Hand
Short Title Buffalo Bill's Duel with Yellow Hand, 1881
Book Title Heroes of the Plains, or, Lives and Wonderful Adventures of Wild Bill, Buffalo Bill ... and Other Celebrated Indian Fighters ... Including a True and Thrilling History of Gen. Custer's Famous "Last Fight"
Place of Publication St. Louis
Publisher N. D. Thompson
Creator James W. Buel
Publication Date 1881
Pages Frontispiece, title page, and page opposite 396
Call Number Graff 467
Location Special Collections 4th floor