Old West Legends
Legends of America website about Wyatt Earp – Frontier Lawman
Tombstone Western Heritage Museum
Tombstone’s history of lawmen and outlaws is told through exhibits of Western memorabilia.
Wyatt Earp House
The restored Tombstone, AZ house where Wyatt Earp lived.
Tombstone, AZ’s Monthly History and Information Journal since 2003
Ten Wyatt Earp Movies
AMC presents the Ten Faces of Wyatt Earp from Kevin Costner to Erroll Flynn
Barra, Allen. Inventing Wyatt Earp: His Life and Many Legends. New York: Carool & Graf Publishers, Inc., 1998.
Bell, Bob Boze. The Illustrated Life and Times of Doc Holiday, Second Edition. Phoenix, Arizona: Tri Star - Boze Publications Inc., 1995.
Bell, Bob Boze. The Illustrated Life and Times of Wyatt Earp, Fourth Edition. Phoenix, Arizona: Tri Star - Boze Publications Inc., 2000.
Benton-Cohen, Katherine. Borderline Americans: Racial Division and Labor War in the Arizona Borderlands. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2009.
Brown, Clara Spalding. Tombstone from a Woman's Point of View. Tucson: Westernlore Press, 2003.
Brown, Richard Maxwell. No Duty to Retreat: Violence and Values in American History and Society. Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 1991.
Burns, Walter Noble. Tombstone. New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1929.
Butler, Anne M. Daughters of Joy, Sisters of Mercy: Prostitutes in the American West, 1865-90. Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1987
Dykstra, Robert. The Cattle Towns. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1983.
Coyne, Michael. The Crowded Prairie: American National Identity in the Hollywood Western. London: I. B. Tauris, 1998
Eppinga, Jane. Images of America: Tombstone. Chicago: Arcadia Publishing, 2003.
Lake, Stuart N. Wyatt Earp: Frontier Marshal. New York: Pocket Books, 1931.
Lubet, Steven. Murder in Tombstone: The Forgotten Trial of Wyatt Earp. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2004.
Marks, Paula Mitchell. And Die in the West: The Story of the O.K. Corral Gunfight. Norman, O.K.: University of Oklahoma Press, 1989.
Martin, Douglas D. Tombstone's Epitaph. Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 1997.
McConnell, Frank. Storytelling & Mythmaking. New York: Oxford University Press, 1979.
Parsons, George Whitwell. A Tenderfoot in Tombstone. Tucson: Westernlore Press, 1996.
Roberts, Gary L. Doc Holiday: The Life and Legend. Hoboken, N.J.: John Wiley & Sons Inc., 2006.
Shillingberg, William B. Tombstone, A.T.: A History of Early Mining, Milling and Mayhem. Spokane: Arthur H. Clark Company, 1999
Simon, Scott. The Invention of the Western Film. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003.
Silva, Lee A. Wyatt Earp: A Biography of the Legend, Volume 1 - The Cowtown Years. Santa Ana: Graphic Publishers, 2002.
Slotkin, Richard. Gunfighter Nation: The Myth of the Frontier in Twentieth-Century America. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1998
Tanner, Karren Holiday. Doc Holliday: A Family Portrait. Norman, O.K.: University of Oklahoma Press, 1998.
Tefertiller, Casey. Wyatt Earp: The Life Behind the Legend. New York: John Wiley & Sons Inc., 1997.
The Last Stand, the final act of General George Custer's larger-than-life career, played out on a grand stage with a spellbound public engrossed in the drama. Part of the Wild West collection.
An African American minister whose dream of ending racism galvanized millions of Americans in the civil rights movement.
The New Deal program CCC put three million young men to work in camps across America.
The boy behind the myth, who in just a few short years transformed himself from a skinny orphan to the most feared man in the West and an enduring icon. Part of The Wild West collection.
Legendary bank robber John Dillinger garnered the admiration of many struggling Americans, but FBI took him down with a message: crime doesn't pay.
In the early 1830s, Texas, ruled by Mexico, held 20,000 U.S. settlers and 4,000 Mexican Tejanos, forcing residents to pick sides.
Three years before the Gold Rush, 87 pioneers took a shortcut westward to California, only to get caught in the snows of the Sierra Nevada.
For 21 years, Chicago mayor Richard J. Daley ruled the city, building the Sears Tower and O'Hare Airport.