Research at the Buffalo Bill Center of the West

Captain Jack Crawford. P.322.0050

Captain Jack Crawford writing at desk. Captain Jack Crawford Collection. Gift of Harriet Crawford Richardson. P.322.0050

McCracken Research Library

The McCracken Research Library is a specialized library and archives within the Buffalo Bill Center of the West in Cody, Wyoming.

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The Papers of William F. Cody

The Center of the West and the Papers project are working jointly with the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in creating the William F. Cody Archive, an invaluable record of late nineteenth and early-twentieth-century American national development.

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Fellowship Program

Each year, the Buffalo Bill Center of the West offers a limited number of research stipends to bring promising and established visiting western scholars. Using our resources, scholars study, write, and develop ideas and manuscripts that expand the horizon of western studies.

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A video glimpse of Scholarship and Research at the Center