Annie Oakley

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Annie Oakley (August 1860 – November was an American sharpshooter and exhibition shooter. Oakley's amazing talent and timely rise to fame led to a starring role in Buffalo Bill's Wild West show, which propelled her to become the first American Annie Oakley, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Jessy James, Kings & Queens, Old West Photos, People Of Interest, We Are The World, Le Far West

Annie Oakley 1860-1926. Annie began trapping at a young age, and shooting and hunting by age eight to support her siblings and her widowed mother. She sold the hunted game for money to locals in Greenville, as well as restaurants and hotels in southern Ohio. Her skill eventually paid off the mortgage on her mother's farm when Annie was 15. Her life story is amazing.

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United States flag, 1865 Charles F. Gunther Collection, 1920.1689 After Lincoln died on the morning of April 15, 1865, a contingent of Union army soldiers stationed at the Petersen House wrapped his remains in an American flag before placing it in a plain pine box for transport to the White House. According to Chicago History Museum records, this is the flag they used.

Annie Oakley recreating or practicing one of her performance routines. An assistant would launch a glass ball into the air, Oakley would jump over a table, bare-handed, grab her gun and shoot the ball out of the air before it hit the ground. Wholesale Sunglasses, Oakley Sunglasses, Outlaw Women, Women's Museum, Annie Get Your Gun, Ponca City, Wild West Show, Annie Oakley, Jump Over

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Oakley was recreating or practicing one of her performance routines. An assistant would launch a glass ball into the air, Oakley would jump over a table, bare-handed, grab her gun and shoot the ball out of the air before it hit the ground.

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A Native American man stands in the left foreground watching Phoebe Anne "Annie Oakley" Moses shoot at targets in the air during a performance of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show at Earl's Court in England. Annie shoots with her left arm fully extended. She holds her right arm on her hip. She is wearing a long-sleeved shirt and a long skirt and a hat. A small, wood table is between her and the man. The grandstand is at the far end of the dirt arena in the background. Date 1892?

Frank Butler, husband of Annie Oakley.On November she died of pernicious anemia at the age of Frank mourned so deeply, he stopped eating and died 18 days later on November They are buried in Greenville, Ohio. Greenville Ohio, Cowboys & Aliens, Annie Get Your Gun, Annie Oakley, 18 Days, Ties That Bind, November 3, Shooting Stars, Old West

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Although he never expected to be shooting against a woman, Frank Butler accepted defeat from Annie Oakley graciously.

Annie Oakley, born Phoebe Ann Mosey, could use a caliber rifle at 90 feet to split a playing card edge-on and put five or six more holes in it before it touched the ground. She died on Nov 1926 at the age of Old West Photos, Wild West Show, Annie Oakley, Vintage Cowgirl, Cowboys And Indians, Portraits, Le Far West, Mountain Man, Interesting History

Annie Oakley Wild West Festival

See Annie in action with a short from Edison's Black Maria Studios.

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Annie Oakley, a European shooting star

Sequence from "ANNIE OAKLEY" (60 min. PBS "American Experience", 2006). Produced and directed by Riva Freifeld. Writer: Ken Chowder. Camera: Joel Shapiro. Ed...