Published: October 01, 2009 at 11:25 am
'Thus the sources these authors cite do not hold up to scrutiny when closely examined as to any role Crazy Horse definitely and personally played in the Fetterman Fight'
Crazy Horse Image
I read the news item on P. 8 …
Published: August 10, 2009 at 12:57 pm
The October 2009 issue of Wild West features stories about Teddy Roosevelt's Dakota days and the cowboys that rode in his inaugural parade three decades later, as well as classic Western quotes, poet bandit Red McNeil, Wyatt Earp biographer Glenn Boyer and massive Lewis freight wagons.
Published: August 07, 2009 at 11:34 am
'Those animals on the Navajo Reservation are crossbred Angora goats. Yes, the Navajos also raise sheep, but those are hair goats'
I loved the article "Squaring Custer's Triangle," by John Koster, in the June 2009 issue of Wild …
Published: August 07, 2009 at 10:23 am
Print newsmen were the chroniclers of the the Old West, but now newspapers, too, are fading into history.
Published: June 03, 2009 at 3:00 pm
The August 2009 issue of Wild West features stories about legendary lawman Bat Masterson, John Wesley Powell's rafting trek down the Grand Canyon, mountain man Joe Walker, the fate of outlaw Jessie Evans and the restoration of a Yosemite touring stagecoach.
Published: June 03, 2009 at 1:28 pm
Such intrepid 19th-century explorers as Joe Walker, John Wesley Powell, Benjamin Bonneville, Jedediah Smith and others explored much of the West, yet there remain corners for curious minds to explore.
Published: June 03, 2009 at 1:25 pm
'The historical record documents rather conclusively that cannibalism did occur at the Donner Lake campsite, as well as at Alder Creek'
Charlie Russell's Mountains
Those are not the Bitterroot Mountains in Charles M. Russell's 1912 painting Lewis and Clark Meeting …
Published: April 02, 2009 at 5:59 pm
George and Libbie Custer, the 1876 Centennial International Exhibition, scout Medicine Bill Comstock, Doc Holliday's nemesis Perry Mallon, and Monument Valley are all featured in the June 2009 issue of Wild West magazine.
Published: April 02, 2009 at 5:16 pm
'Nebo's story would make a great movie, as would Eugene Blair, the Wells Fargo stagecoach shotgun guard. But what we really need is an accurate film on the life of William F. Cody'
Buffalo Bill Lover
Your February 2009 issue …
Published: April 02, 2009 at 5:15 pm
Monument Valley, Arizona, has long stood a symbol of the American West, from its early history as a home to the Anasazi and Navajos through pioneer days to its modern-day incarnation as iconic Western film backdrop.
Published: January 30, 2009 at 4:26 pm
Following the 1864 Elm Creek Raid, Britt Johnson went in search of his family, taken captive by Kiowa and Comanche Raiders. His story would later inspire the book and movie The Searchers.
Published: January 30, 2009 at 12:43 pm
'I had occasion to visit the Infernal Caverns…and what an experience it was. Stickers everywhere, and hardened clay potholes and plenty of mosquitoes….But it was worth the trip'
Two He Dogs
I am a Swedish photo historian who has a …
Published: January 29, 2009 at 6:32 pm
Abraham Lincoln, bandit Joaquin Murrieta, outlaw Bill Downing, the ingenious chuck wagon and the incident that inspired the film The Searchers are all featured in the April 2009 issue of Wild West magazine
Published: November 26, 2008 at 2:46 pm
Buffalo Bill Cody, Wells Fargo guard Eugene Blair, Charley Nebo, buffalo and mules are
featured in the February 2009 issue of Wild West magazine
Published: November 11, 2008 at 12:41 pm
Readers of Wild West magazine express their views on the Antebellum period in the Old West and on the Plains Indians Wars. There is also information about a DVD of the 1908 film, A Bank Robbery.
Published: November 11, 2008 at 12:40 pm
Buffalo Bill was more than just the world-famous showman of Wild West fame. He was also a tested frontier scout who daunted Indians and impressed generals.