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Cover of program for Buffalo Bill's Wild West and Congress of Rough Riders of the World
Cover of program for Buffalo Bill's Wild West and Congress of Rough Riders of the World

>This essay is based on the Newberry Library exhibit The Frontier in American Culture curated by Richard White, and on the essay “Frederick Jackson Turner and Buffalo Bill Cody” by Richard White in James R. Grossman, ed., The Frontier in American Culture (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1994).  The text was adapted for Frontier to Heartland by Tobias Higbie.