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image no.: 66778
contact sheet: A2162
collection: Gait Agricultural Collection
description: Buffalo Bones At Swift Current, Ready For Shipment To Fertilizer Factories In The East. In 1870, The Buffalo Could Be Numbered In The Millions. The Indians Believed The Supply To Be Inexhaustable, But The Demand For Hides, And The Introduction Of The Repeating Rifle By Europeans, Resulted In A Wanton Slaughter Which Reduced The Buffalo Numbers To Almost Extinction By1885
subject(s): AgricultureArtifactsBuffaloPrairies
date: 1895c