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Earps of Tombstone

The Tombstone epitaph.

Earps of Tombstone

the truth about the OK Corral gun fight and other events in which Wyatt Earp and his brothers participated.

by The Tombstone epitaph.

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Published in Tombstone, Ariz .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Tombstone (Ariz.)
    • Subjects:
    • Earp, Wyatt, 1848-1929,
    • Tombstone (Ariz.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementThis is the story, compiled by Douglas D. Martin from the files of the Tombstone epitaph for the years 1880-81-82, as told by this newspapers"s early editors.
      ContributionsMartin, Douglas D. 1885-1963.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF819.T6 T57
      The Physical Object
      Pagination65 p.
      Number of Pages65
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5783202M
      LC Control Number59038050
      OCLC/WorldCa1389421

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        Buy a cheap copy of The Earp Brothers of Tombstone book by Frank Waters. The Earp Brothers of Tombstone and the famous fight at the O. K. Corral are well known to American history and even better known to American legend. This composite Free shipping over $Cited by: 5. A Wyatt Earp Anthology: Long May His Story Be Told, edited by Roy B. Young, Gary L. Roberts and Casey Tefertiller, University of North Texas Press, Denton, , $45 The subtitle is drawn from the theme song of The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp, a hugely popular s TV series starring Hugh O’Brian that was based on Stuart Lake’s hagiography Wyatt Earp: Frontier Marshal.

      Josephine Sarah "Sadie" Earp (née Marcus; – Decem ) was the common-law wife of Wyatt Earp, a famed Old West lawman and met Wyatt in in the frontier boom town of Tombstone, Arizona Territory, when she was living with Johnny Born: Josephine Sarah Marcus, , New York City, . This book tells the nearly unknown story of the prosecution of Wyatt Earp, his brothers, and Doc Holiday following the famous gunfight. To the prosecutors, the Earps and Holiday were wanton killers. According to the defense, the Earps were steadfast heroes—willing to risk their lives on the mean streets of Tombstone for the sake of order.5/5(1).


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Tom Clavin (Author)/5(36). Wyatt Berry Stapp Earp (Ma – Janu ) was an Old West lawman and gambler in Cochise County, Arizona Territory, and a deputy marshal in worked in a wide variety of trades throughout his life and took part in the famous gunfight at the O.K. Corral, during which lawmen killed three outlaw Cochise County 's often erroneously regarded as the central Born: Wyatt Barry Stapp Earp, Febru.

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A book of history, no matter how interesting the subject, is of little use if it is dry and boring/5(70). The Earps Role in Tombstone. By James Harvey McClintock in Wyatt Earp.

Wyatt Earp in was a Deputy U.S. Marshal and Virgil was City Marshal in Tombstone, Arizona, offices that afforded legal standing in the affairs in which they were engaged.

The book I Married Wyatt Earp was published as a memoir of his widow Josephine Earp, but after 23 years as a best-selling non-fiction book, was described as a fraud, creative exercise, and a ally published by the respected University of Arizona Press, it is the second best-selling book about western Deputy U.S.

Marshal Wyatt Earp ever : Glenn Boyer. The gunfight at the O.K. Corral in Tombstone, Ariz., was “the last gasp of violent lawlessness in a closing frontier,” according to this scrupulous history. Journalist Clavin (coauthor, Valle. Wyatt Earp () was a Wild West frontiersmen best known for his participation in a notorious gunfight at the O.K.

Corral in Tombstone, Arizona in Overall this was a dimly entertaining book. I liked the IDEA that Allie Earp was providing her first hand recollections of the Earps before and during their Tombstone saga.

Her perception of Wyatt and her perceptions of the key figures (Wyatt, Doc, Behan, Josie etc.).2/5(1). THE INSTANT NATIONAL BESTSELLER“With a former newsman’s nose for the truth, Clavin has sifted the facts, myths, and lies to produce what might be as accurate an account as we will ever get of the old West’s most famous feud.” —Associated Press The true story of the Earp brothers, Doc Holliday, and the famous Battle at the OK Corral, by the New York Times bestselling author of Dodge.

In Murder in Tombstone, Steven Lubet, a law professor at Northwestern University, concentrates on the immediate legal proceedings after the gunfight. After a coroner’s inquest proved inconclusive, Ike Clanton, one of the gunfight’s instigators who, unarmed, fled shortly after the shooting started, filed first-degree murder charges against Author: Historynet Staff.

The true story of the Earp brothers, Doc Holliday, and the famous Battle at the OK Corral, by the New York Times bestselling author of Dodge City and Wild Bill.

On the afternoon of Octoeight men clashed in what would be known as the most famous shootout in Brand: St. Martin''s Publishing Group. The Earps Role in Tombstone. Virgil Earp died of pneumonia in Goldfield, Nevada, on Octoaged 63 and was buried in Portland, Oregon where a daughter lived.

He had been married twice. [actually 3 times] Of the flood of reminiscences brought up at the time of his death, much was made public beyond the more notable episode of his.

In the movie Tombstone, Doc Holliday (portrayed by actor Val Kilmer) is depicted as a good guy at heart, helping Wyatt Earp to keep order and law in the dangerous old west town of Tombstone, Arizona. As is the case with Earp, there is a mound. Walter Noble Burns published The Saga of Billy the Kid inand when Burns approached Wyatt about writing his life's story, Earp turned him down to stay with what Flood had come up with.

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Readers could find any Wyatt Earp they desired, then passionately defend their beliefs by pointing to their sources. A new era of Earp/Tombstone research began toward the end of the 20th century as researchers began seeking real sources rather than following legends.

The Earps of Tombstone by Martin, Douglas D. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Wyatt Earp, in full Wyatt Berry Stapp Earp, (born MaMonmouth, Illinois, U.S.—died JanuLos Angeles, California), legendary frontiersman of the American West, who was an itinerant saloonkeeper, gambler, lawman, gunslinger, and confidence man but was perhaps best known for his involvement in the gunfight at the O.K.

Corral (). TOMBSTONE is not just another book about this famous gun battle that took place on Octoand involved Ike and Billy Clanton, Tom and Frank McLaury, and Billy Claiborne facing off against Marshal Virgil Earp, Wyatt and Morgan Earp, and Doc Holliday.

The Earps were known to visit Hafford’s as well, and Wyatt would patronize it that same day, but as fate would have it, their paths did not cross at Hafford’s. As Hafford later recalled, “I know Isaac Clanton, I saw him on the day of the shooting at my house, on the corner of Fourth and Allen streets in Tombstone at my saloon, on the 26th.Tombstone was a boom town when the Earps arrived that December.

The population of Tombstone, Arizona Territory, doubled during the last nine months ofand it was Wyatt’s intention to take advantage of the growth by establishing a stage line, connecting it. The Dedicated Women Behind the Earp Men - Most True West readers are familiar with the name Earp, but more likely with Wyatt, Virgil, Morgan, James and Warren.

You may know Josephine and Mattie, but I’ll bet you didn’t know that collectively these Earp brothers had 11 wives!