Explore thousands of museum objects and images, and deepen your knowledge of the American West. We have one of the most extensive collections of Plains Indian objects, photos of famous figures of the West, and more.
Photos tell the real story of the West. Browse images of historical figures, Plains Indian culture, and more.
An expansive collection of photos, documents, and records that examine both sides of Buffalo Bill.
Research stipends that promote new scholarship and expand our view of the American West.
An expansive database of manuscripts, photographs, and other items that preserve American West history.
Use our photographs, posters, and artwork for educational, journalistic, or personal use.
The McCracken Research Library offers an extensive collection of rare books, historic photographs, and original manuscripts relating to the West. Explore our collections and make use of McCracken staff members to understand the complexities of Wild West history.