Month: July 2007

Buffalo Bill’s Grave

Buffalo Bill’s Grave

Nickname and work life William Frederick (“Buffalo Bill”) Cody got his nickname after he undertook a contract[1] to supply Kansas Pacific Railroad workers with bison meat . The nickname originally referred to Bill Comstock. Cody earned the nickname by killing 4,280 buffaloes[2] in eighteen months (1867-68)[3]. Performer in Buffalo Bill’s Wild West, seen at Buffalo…