WILLIAM F. "BUFFALO BILL" CODY, 1846-1917
William F. "Buffalo Bill" Cody was one of the most
famous Nebraskans of his time. He was an army scout and served
as a guide for the wealthy and famous on buffalo hunts. He organized
the first of his famous Wild West Shows in 1883 and entertained
people all over the United States and Europe. You can visit "Scouts
Rest" in North Platte, Nebraska, a home he built in 1886.