October 2012

Western Books & Movies

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Hardin Biopic

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What kinds of adult beverages were popular in Tombstone at its peak?

During the Earp-Cowboy confrontation period in Tombstone, did the chief of police (Virgil Earp) share an office with the county sheriff (Johnny Behan)?

How was extradition handled in the 1870-80s frontier West?

How prevalent was the stampede string on Old West hats?

In The Bravados, a professional hangman was brought into town to dispatch four men. Did such a profession exist in the Old West?

What is hardtack?

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Elevating Western American Art

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From Western Deserts to Carolina Swamps

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Old-Mining Boomtown

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The Last Camel Charge

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October 2012 Events

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10 for 10: Ruidoso, NM

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Hangtown Fry

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The West’s Most Provocative Artist

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“I Don’t Hold for Anybody!”

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True West’s PBS Special

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Dr. Buck Montgomery

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Remembering Ernest Borgnine

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Patróns of the West

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Healing Hot Springs

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John Moyers

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The Great Artist Duel

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Life-Saving Buffalo Robes

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Sleeping in a Dog’s Head

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A Rich Visual Playground

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They Called Me Janey

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53 Statues You Need to See Before You Die

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The Last Hash Knife Cowboy

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The Bravest Lawman You’ve Never Heard Of