The Extermination of the American Bison eBook

William Temple Hornaday
This eBook from the Gutenberg Project consists of approximately 330 pages of information about The Extermination of the American Bison.
  with domestic cattle, 452-458, 528. 
British Possessions, buffalo in the 384, 408, 489, 504, 523. 
Brown, Mr. W. Harvey, 534, 535, 541.
Buchloë dactyloides, 428. 
Buffalo (see Bison, American.)
Buffalo Bill (see Cody, Hon. W. F.)
Buffalo Buttes, 538, 540, 542. 
Buffalo “chips,” 541. 
Buffalo grass, 427, 428. 
Byrd, Col.  William, 376, 449.

C.

Cabeza de Vaca, Alvar Nuñez, 373. 
Calf of the buffalo, 396-401, 425, 433.
  pelage of, 396-398.
  capture of a, 532. 
Calf Creek, Montana, 535, 536. 
Canadian Pacific Railway, 504. 
Captivity, list of buffaloes in, 458-464. 
Carey, Hon. Joseph M., 522. 
Carolina, North, 376, 379. 
  South, 379. 
Castañeda, description of American bison by, 374. 
Catlin, George, on buffalo calves, 398.
  on buffalo hunting, 472, 481.
  on extermination of the buffalo, 488.
  on habits of the buffalo, 419, 423, 434.
  stopped by herd, 392. 
Cattle-growers, value of bison to, 451-458. 
Cattle, Western range, 452. 
Central Park menagerie, New York, 463. 
Change of form in American bison, 377, 394, 409. 
Character of the American bison, 393. 
Chase of the buffalo, on horseback, 470-478. 
Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway, courtesies extended by, 530. 
“Chips,” buffalo, 451. 
Christy, Mr. Miller, on the buffalo, 523. 
Cochran, Lieut.  Col.  M. A., 534, 545. 
Cody, Hon. W. F., 460, 477. 
Cole, the Hon. Mr., of California, 514. 
Color of the American bison, 396, 403. 
Colorado, 488, 523. 
Completeness of the bison’s extermination, 521-525. 
Conger, the Hon. Mr., 516, 517, 519. 
Congress, National Zoological Park established by, 528. 
Congressional legislation to protect the bison, 513-521. 
Cory, Mr. C. B., 523. 
Coronado, penetration of buffalo range by, 374, 383. 
Cortez, American bison first seen by, 373. 
Courage, instinct of, in the bison, 432. 
Cow, the adult buffalo, 406, 436.
  young buffalo, 406. 
Cox, Hon. S. S., 515, 516. 
Cree Indians, 478, 489, 504, 505, 527. 
Cross-breeding between the buffalo and domestic cattle, 451-458.

D.

Dakota, 389, 489, 490, 512. 
Davis, Mr. J. N., 512. 
Davis, Mr. Theo.  R., 483. 
Davis, Mr. W. W., records of Coronado’s march, by, 383. 
Dawes, Hon. Henry L., 517. 
Decoying and driving buffaloes, 483. 
De Solis, description of bison, by, 373. 
Destruction of the southern herd, 492-502.
  northern herd, 502-513. 
Discovery of the American bison: 
  in captivity, by Cortez, 373.
    eastern North America, by Argoll, 375. 
    Illinois, by Father Hennepin, 375. 
    Texas, by Cabeza de Vaca, 373. 
      Coronado, 373, 383. 
District of Columbia, 375, 378. 
Distribution of the American bison, 376-383, 402, 503, 508.
  geographical center of, 388. 

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