Keywords: american bison
William T Hornaday
Year of publication: 1889
William T. Hornaday The Extermination of the American Bison Inscription PREFATORY NOTE It is hoped that the following historical account of the discovery, partial utilization, and almost complete extermination of the great American bison may serve to cause the public to fully realize the folly of allowing all our most valuable and interesting American mammals to be wantonly destroyed in the same manner. The wild buffalo is practically gone forever, and in a few more years, when the whitened ...
Keywords: American bison Wildlife conservation United States
Year of publication: 1995
Acknowledgments Grateful acknowledgment is made for permission to use material from the following sources: Columbia University Press, New York. Gold Rush, by J. Goldsborough Bruff, edited by Georgia W. Read and Ruth Gaines, 1949, pp. 17, 18, and 25. William W. Whitney, California Historical Society, The Journal of Madison Berryman Moorman, edited by Irene D. Paden, 1948. Pictures were obtained through the courtesy of the following: Mary K. Dempsy, Montana Historical Society, furnished ...
Keywords: American bison Frontier and pioneer life West Indians of North America