2 edition of Law on a wild frontier: four sheriffs of Lincoln County found in the catalog.
Law on a wild frontier: four sheriffs of Lincoln County
Bibliography: p. 23.
|Statement||by Jeff C. Dykes.|
|Series||The Great Western series, no. 5|
|LC Classifications||F802.L7 D9|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||iv, 25 p.|
|Number of Pages||25|
|LC Control Number||70086594|
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Law on a wild frontier: four sheriffs of Lincoln County: Publication Type: Book: Authors: Dykes, J: Place Published: Washington, DC: Publisher: Potomac Corral The Westerners: Year: Keywords: Frontier and pioneer life – New Mexico – Lincoln County, Sheriffs – New Mexico – Lincoln County – Biography: Call Number: F L7 D9: URL.
LAW ON A WILD FRONTIER - FOUR SHERIFFS OF LINCOLN COUNTY by Jeff C. Dykes. SIGNED, NUMBERED, LIMITED EDITION OF COPIES. Photos, Map, 25 pages. Published by the Great Western Series No.
Rating: % positive. Law On A Wild Frontier: Four Sheriffs of Lincoln County. Dykes, Jeff C. Washington, D.C. The Potomac Corral of The Westerners, The Great Western Series, No. Yellow pamphlet with brown lettering. Very slight discoloration around edges of front and back covers.
Five tiny stains at top right corner of front cover. Law on a wild frontier: four sheriffs of Lincoln County. Washington, Potomac Corral, the Westerners (OCoLC) Named Person: William Brady; George Curry; Pat F Garrett; John William Poe; William Brady; George Curry; Pat F Garrett; John William Poe: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Jeff Dykes.
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The Great Western Series 5. Dykes explores the lives of four sheriffs of Lincoln County: William Brady, Pat Garrett, John Poe, and George Curry. Though the book is ostensibly about these men, the overarching theme is Billy the Kid and the Lincoln County War.
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Law On A Wild Frontier. Four Sheriffs Of Lincoln County. by Jeff Dykes First edition. Stiff printed wrappers, 25pp., illus., map.
An outstanding work on Billy The Kid, The Lincoln County War, and. Four years later he was elected Sheriff of Maricopa County, the highest elected post in the county.
The sheriff’s wages at the time depended largely on fees collected from the various brothels and saloons. Saturday was collection day and local tradition dictated that the sheriff set up drinks for his constituents after collections.
Inhe was a delegate to the Democratic National Convention. That same year he was elected Maricopa County Treasurer. Four years later he was elected Sheriff of Maricopa County, the highest elected post in the county.
The sheriff’s wages at the time depended largely on fees collected from the various brothels and saloons. After being shot to death in by the intrepid Lincoln County sheriff Pat Garrett, Billy the Kid became a romanticized symbol of the wildness that laced the American West.
Interest in the outlaw’s wild life grew after Walter Noble Burns first published this book insetting Billy the Kid up as one of the finest examples of the loss of Brand: Skyhorse. About The Book Originally published inthis biography tells the rousing tale of Billy the Kid, one of the most well-known outlaws in the Old West.
The Saga of Billy the Kid focuses on a period of time when two dangerous gangs tore a bloody path across Lincoln, New Mexico.Getting Away with Murder on the Texas Frontier: Notorious Killings and Celebrated Trials.
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