The Mclaurys In Tombstone Arizona

Author: Paul Lee Johnson
Publisher: University of North Texas Press
ISBN: 157441450X
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Discusses the history and lives of the McClaughry family of Tombstone, Arizona.


Author: Mary Doria Russell
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0062198785
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Epic and intimate, this novel gives voice to the real men and women whose lives were changed forever by those fatal thirty seconds in Tombstone.

The Journal Of Arizona History

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Lee Johnson. Denton: University of North Texas Press, 2012. Maps, illus., notes,
biblio., index, 416 pages. ISBN 978-1- 57441-450-9, $29.95 (hard-cover).
DURING THE EARLY 1960s, when he was a teenager, Paul Lee Johnson
viewed letters, clippings, and photos of the McLaury brothers of Tombstone
notoriety. These items were housed at the New York Historical Society, donated
by a McLaury ...

And Die In The West

Author: Paula Mitchell Marks
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 9780806128887
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CHAPTER 1 Trails to Tombstone The funeral was to be a grand one, in true
western boom- town tradition. Residents of Tombstone, Arizona Territory,
gathered in the chill air of a gray October afternoon in 1881 to view the bodies of
Billy Clanton, Frank McLaury, and brother Tom McLaury lying in state in the
window of the local funeral parlor. The three were decked out in the finest clothes
and most ornate caskets the mining town could supply. Each wore a stiff white
shirt, black suit, and ...

Murder In Tombstone

Author: Steven Lubet
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300115277
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Among the people who knew him best in Tombstone, Arizona, many considered him a renegade and murderer." "This book tells the story of the prosecution of Wyatt Earp, his brothers, and Doc Holliday following the famous gunfight.

The Last Gunfight

Author: Jeff Guinn
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439154252
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A revisionist history of the Old West battle challenges popular depictions of such figures as the Earps and Doc Holliday, tracing the influence of a love triangle, renegade Apaches, and the citizens of Tombstone.


Author: Emma Bull
Publisher: Tor Books
ISBN: 9781429931083
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Wyatt Earp. Doc Holliday. Ike Clanton. You think you know the story. You don't.

Arizona Trails South Region

Author: Peter Massey
Publisher: Adler Publishing
ISBN: 9781930193031
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Clanton supporters were vehement that the deaths of the McLaurys and Billy
Clanton in the streets of Tombstone were acts of murder. They wanted revenge.
On December 28, 1881, Virgil Earp was wounded by a shotgun blast as he exited
a saloon. The gunman was never found. Virgil was lucky; he survived, although
never fullv regaining the use of his left arm. However, the Earp's luck was about
to run out. On March 18, 1882, the Earps were playing pool. Just as Morgan Earp
was ...

Around Tombstone

Author: Jane Eppinga
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 9780738571270
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Tombstone,. Arizona. Cochise County, created on February 1, 1881, from the
southeast corner of Pima County, started out with so much trouble that the
governor threatened to declare martial law. The booming silver mining town of
Tombstone won the county seat over its contenders, Bisbee ... The Clantons, the
McLaurys, Johnny Ringo, Curly Bill Brocius, Buckskin Frank Leslie, Billy
Claiborne, and other infamous outlaws helped themselves to cattle belonging to
legitimate ranchers.

New Mexico Historical Review

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On 26 October 1881, in Tombstone, Arizona, the Earp brothers—Wyatt, Virgil,
and Morgan—and Doc Holliday had a shootout with two sets of brothers, Ike and
Billy Clanton and Frank and Tom McLaury. When the gunsmoke cleared, there
was little doubt about the outcome. Wyatt Earp emerged unscathed from the thirty
-second gunfight. Virgil and Morgan were wounded, and Holliday was grazed by
a bullet. Their opponents were not as fortunate. Although Ike Clanton escaped
without ...