Annie Oakley shoots over her back using a mirror to spot her target as part of the Wild West shows.

How Annie Oakley, "Princess of the West," Preserved Her Ladylike Reputation

Annie Oakley shooting over her shoulder using a hand mirror. (pionera en estar dentro de un torneo de tiro al blanco en U.E.A y gracias a ella es que hoy hay mujeres en esas competencias )

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Annie Oakley (born Phoebe Ann Mosey August 13, 1860 – November 3, 1926) 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 female superstar.    Using a .22 caliber rifle at 90 feet Oakley reputedly could split a playing card edge-on and put five or six more holes in it before it touched the ground.  ~~~  Regrettably, I did not make it to…

Annie Oakley (born Phoebe Ann Mosey August 13, 1860 – November 3, 1926) 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 female superstar. Using a .22 caliber rifle at 90 feet Oakley reputedly could split a playing card edge-on and put five or six more holes in it before it touched the ground. ~~~ Regrettably, I did not make it to…

Annie Oakley began trapping at a young age, shooting, and hunting by age  eight to support her siblings and her widowed mother. She sold the...

Annie Oakley began trapping at a young age, shooting, and hunting by age eight to support her siblings and her widowed mother. She sold the...

An 1890 publicity photo for one of America's greatest cowgirls, Annie Oakley. | 15 Retro Pics Of Truly Badass Cowgirls

An 1890 publicity photo for one of America's greatest cowgirls, Annie Oakley. | 15 Retro Pics Of Truly Badass Cowgirls

I love this Annie Oakley vintage sign. Her story is one of my favorites.

I love this Annie Oakley vintage sign. Her story is one of my favorites.

Miss Annie Oakley

A Journey Back Into the Days of the Wild Wild West

Miss Annie Oakley

Rifle Queen Annie Oakley  http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/films/oakley/

Rifle Queen Annie Oakley http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/films/oakley/

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Annie Oakley, sharpshooter & exhibition shooter. Born Phoebe Ann Moses in N-Star, Ohio. 1860-1926

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Annie Oakley, sharpshooter & exhibition shooter. Born Phoebe Ann Moses in N-Star, Ohio. 1860-1926

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