Annie Oakley

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Sally Redinger
Annie Oakley (August 1860 – November was an American sharpshooter and exhibition shooter. Oakley's amazing talent and timely rise to fame led to a starring role in Buffalo Bill's Wild West show, which propelled her to become the first American

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Annie Oakley's Stevens rifle.

Annie Oakley's Stevens rifle.

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United States flag, 1865 Charles F. Gunther Collection, 1920.1689 After Lincoln died on the morning of April 15, 1865, a contingent of Union army soldiers stationed at the Petersen House wrapped his remains in an American flag before placing it in a plain pine box for transport to the White House. According to Chicago History Museum records, this is the flag they used.

Frank Butler: Frank was ten years older than Annie Oakley. Born in Ireland in…

Sitting Bull in his Wild West Show costume with Buffalo Bill. The full warbonnet was a prop used in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. When not performing, Sitting Bull wore only one feather.

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Although he never expected to be shooting against a woman, Frank Butler accepted defeat from Annie Oakley graciously.

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Annie Oakley, a European shooting star

Sequence from "ANNIE OAKLEY" (60 min. PBS "American Experience", 2006). Produced and directed by Riva Freifeld. Writer: Ken Chowder. Camera: Joel Shapiro. Ed...

Annie Oakley, born Phoebe Ann Mosey, could use a caliber rifle at 90 feet to split a playing card edge-on and put five or six more holes in it before it touched the ground. She died on Nov 1926 at the age of Old West Photos, Wild West Show, Annie Oakley, Vintage Cowgirl, Cowboys And Indians, Portraits, Le Far West, Mountain Man, Interesting History

Annie Oakley Wild West Festival

See Annie in action with a short from Edison's Black Maria Studios.