Custer State Park

Round-Up South Dakota Park 1914 Buffalo have had a place in Custer State Park since the first herd of 36 animals were brought to the park in 1914. (from Philip…

1869

…Big Timber River, located in Ellis County south of Hays, Kansas. Some more well-known members of the hunting party include General George Armstrong Custer, Hill P. Wilson, Captain Tom Custer,…

Frontier Army-Destruction of the Buffalo

…20 Katherine Gibson Fougera, With Custer’s Cavalry (1940; reprint, Lincoln, 1986), 144-45; Wayne Gard, The Great Buffalo Hunt (Lincoln, 1959), 64; Utley, ed., Life in Custer’s Cavalry ,53. 21 Colonel…

Buffalo Tracks

…Increase 50hd 1919 Custer State Park SD Herd Increase 70hd   1905-1907 Niobrara Reserve NE Nucleus Herd 6hd National Bison Society 1913 Niobrara Reserve NE Nucleus Herd 8hd 3 Males…

Charles Goodnight Bison Herd

…allege Derr stole the DNA he used to test their animals. Derr concedes he obtained the genetic material without Custer State Park permission. But he says he got the DNA…

Howard Eaton

…there at all time of the year. They call this ranch the “Custer Trail.” on account of Gen. Custer having camped there on his way to the Little Big Horn….

1914

…The Daily Deadwood Pioneer-Times Deadwood, South Dakota Jun 9, 1914 HERD OF BUFFALO FOR CUSTER RESERVE The Deadwood Business club and other prominent men of the city yesterday sent messages…

Scotty Phillips’

…them.” South Dakota bought thirty-six buffalo from Philip. The state wanted to start a herd. The animals were put in Custer State Park- 1914. Other people bought buffalo from Philip,…

Rocky Mountain Dick

…he came West when a very young man. His love of adventure and stirring experiences brought him to Wyoming, Idaho and Montana during the Indian campaigns under Custer, Miles and…

1870

…– Buffaloes for the Million A correspondent of the Boston Post has been on a buffalo hunt on the Plains, in company with General Custer and others. We extract a…