A big deal is made in any examination of the Old West of law and order. It’s hard to think about any Old West set-up without thinking about the sheriff…and outlaws.
John Henry "Doc" Holliday (August 1851 – November was an American gambler, gunfighter and dentist of the American Old West, who is usually remembered for his friendship with Wyatt Earp and his involvement in the Gunfight at the O.
Wyatt Berry Stapp Earp (March 1848 – January was a gambler, Pima County Deputy Sheriff, and Deputy Town Marshal in Tombstone, Arizona, and took part in the Gunfight at the O. Corral during which lawmen killed three outlaw Cowboys.
JOHN SELMAN — A figure of stealth and violence, John Selman famously killed gunfighters John Wesley Hardin and Bass Outlaw. Before Outlaw died in that 1894 gunfight, he did send a bullet to Selman’s leg that led him to use a cane for the rest of his life.
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Andrew Lincoln behind the scenes.
The Photo on the Top is the Real Wyatt Earp & Doc Holiday, on the Bottom, Kurt Russell & Val Kilmer in Tombstone!
John (Liver-Eating) Johnson, Montana mountain man--a shadowy figure. The 1972 Robert Redford film Jeremiah Johnson is (loosely) based on the life of Liver-Eating Johnson.
ANNIE OAKLEY (with a gun Buffalo Bill gave her). Annie Oakley, born Phoebe Ann Mosey (August 1860 – November was an American sharpshooter and exhibition shooter. Oakley's "amazing talent" led to a starring role in Buffalo Bill's Wild West show.