This photograph was taken in 1895, and shows Calamity Jane. Calamity Jane was a colorful figure from the Old West. She was friends with Wild Bill Hickock, and in later years was a member of Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show. Calamity Jane died on this day, August 1, in the year 1903. She was buried next to Wild Bill.
Calamity Jane. Photographed ca. 1885-90. I was glad I stumbled onto this great photograph of Calamity. This is the only photo I've seen of her thus far where she looks quite pretty. - Part of the Collection of cowgirl postcards.