#GruntSlingers

Old West Gunfighters.L-R Elisha Green, Wild Bill Hickok, Buffalo Bill Cody, Texas Jack Omohundro, & Eugene Overton

Young Jesse James (approx. 16 yrs. of age). Missouri bushwhacker riding with Bloody Bill Anderson.

Jesse James

Young Jesse James, Approximately 16 Years of Age Here in He was a Missouri bushwhacker riding with Bloody Bill Anderson in Platte City, Mo. Later he would grow up to be a train robber and criminal who was shot and killed by Robert Ford in Hannibal, Mo.

1896 photo from the book "Women in Pants" (Catherine Smith/Cynthia Greig) http://www.amazon.com/Women-Pants-Maidens-Cowgirls-Renegades/dp/0810945711

One of the most feared of all London's street gangs in the late was a group of female toughs known as the Clockwork Oranges. They would later inspire Anthony Burgess' most notorious novel. >> Whoa - a gang of female toughs.

Robert Dotson and Buffalo Bill Cody. This scan is of an old tintype photo that was in a family collection. According to family stories the clean-shaven gentleman on the right is Robert B. Dotson (b. 1840 Crawford County, MO; d.1903 Crawford County, MO; served in the Civil War in the Kansas Infantry for the Union side), and the gentleman on the left with the beard is Buffalo Bill Cody (who also served in the Kansas infantry during the civil war. From Pintrest

Robert Dotson and Buffalo Bill Cody. The clean-shaven gentleman on the right is Robert B. Dotson the gentleman on the left with the beard is Buffalo Bill Cody.

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"Texas Jack" Vermillion (John Wilson Vermillion) participated with Wyatt Earp in the Earp Vendetta Ride after the Clantons had killed Morgan Earp in

Deputy U.S. Marshal Bass Reeves was arguably the greatest lawman and gunfighter of the West, a man who served as a marshal for 32 years in the most dangerous district in the country, captured 3,000 felons, (once bringing in 17 men at one time), and shot 14 men in the line of duty, all without ever being shot himself.    He was also a black dude.

Bass Reeves: Best Lawman of the West

Bass Reeves, U. Born to slave parents in 1838 in Paris, Texas, Bass Reeves would become the first black U. Deputy Marshal west of the Mississippi River and one of the greatest frontier heroes in our nation’s history.

This is a famous photo, taken in 1894, of Alexander Graham Bell, Annie Sullivan and Helen Keller (seated). Bell introduced Keller to her by rena

Helen Keller and Alexander Graham Bell. This is a famous, intensely evocative photo, taken in of Alexander Graham Bell, Annie Sullivan and Helen Keller (seated). Bell introduced Keller to her famous teacher when Helen was a child.

Crystal Palace Saloon 1885, Tombstone, Az. I had lunch here last Saturday. The light fixtures and entire wall unit and bar still sit in the exact place. Gorgeous woodwork.

Crystal Palace Saloon 1885 Tombstone, Arizona - best place to drink away a Saturday afternoon

John Y. Nelson:  (1826-1903) - noted frontier scout.  He joined Cody's "Wild West Show" in 1884 and was with the outfit for many years. He guided Brigham Young and the Mormon pioneers to the Salt Lake Valley in 1847; worked as a military scout with William F. Cody (Buffalo Bill); fought in the Indian Wars, and served as a lawman in North Dakota. He often narrowly escaped death from bullets, arrows, and knives. Nelson’s story is a fascinating view of the early American west in all its glory.

Nelson: He joined Cody's "Wild West Show" in 1884 He guided Brigham Young and the Mormon pioneers to the Salt Lake Valley in worked as a military scout with William F. fought in the Indian Wars, lawman in North Dakota.

*Young Buffalo Bill and Caroline May Blaney

"Young Buffalo & Caroline May Blaney." After Annie Oakley stopped touring with Buffalo Bill's Wild West in she chose to start touring again in 1911 with the fledgling "Young Buffalo's Wild West." She stayed with this show until

Montana Bill,‘The Renowned Indian Fighter & Canadian Scout The Most Remarkable Marksman Living. See him Shoot! Buffalo Bill’s Righthand Man.’

Montana Bill,‘The Renowned Indian Fighter & Canadian Scout. The Most Remarkable Marksman Living. Buffalo Bill’s Righthand Man.

Alvin York, a backwoods Tennessean who became the most highly decorated soldier of World War I.

Alvin York, a backwoods Tennessean who became the most highly decorated soldier of World War I. His story was told in the 1941 movie Sergeant York where he was played by Gary Cooper.

Wyatt Earp's Northern Saloon in Tonopah, Nevada - 1902

Wyatt Earp's Northern Saloon in Tonopah, Nevada, circa The woman on the left is thought to have been Josie Earp. Wyatt Earp - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Last Men of the Revolution: Photographs of Revolutionary War Soldiers.  Cpt. George Fishley.  He entered the Continental Army in 1777, the paper says, under Gen. Poor and Col. Dearborn. He served three years and, according to his own account, was among the men who marched near Valley Forge wearing no shoes or stockings.

A wonderful and rare photo indeed! This man fought in the American Revolutionary War under the command of General George Washington. A rare daguerreotype of Captain George Fishley, taken in 1850 when he was 90 years old

Charles Earl Bowles (b. 1829; d.after 1888), better known as Black Bart, was an English-born American Old West outlaw noted for the poetic messages he left behind after two of his robberies. Called Charley by his friends, he was also known as Charles Bolton, C.E. Bolton and Black Bart the Poet. Considered a gentleman bandit, he was one of the most notorious stagecoach robbers to operate in and around Northern California and southern Oregon during the 1870s and 1880s.

westerncollectibles: “ Charles Earl Bowles (b.after better known as Black Bart, was an English-born American Old West outlaw noted for the poetic messages he left behind after two of his robberies. Called Charley by his friends, he.

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