Wild West Magazine

  • The Doc Who Rode With Custer

    Assigned to the 7th U.S. Cavalry in 1867, Army surgeon Isaac Coates had adventures with George Custer and helped the colonel at his court-martial...

  • Memory and the Rosebud

    Northern Cheyenne and Lakota survivors of the Great Sioux War recalled the fight that preceded the Battle of the Little Bighorn...

  • Wine, Women and…What’s Wrong With That?

    Everything, according to Victorian era mores, which deemed ‘wine rooms’ attached to Western saloons dens of iniquity that lured women into vice...

  • What We Know About the Ol’ Chisholm Trail

    In song and legend the iconic trail ran unbroken from Texas into Kansas, but its exact route and very name have been called into question...


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Wild West magazine presents the great American frontier from its beginnings to today. America’s western frontier has been a vital part of the country’s myths and reality, from the earliest exploration beyond the territory of the first colonies, to the wide expanses of the western prairies and deserts. Experience the Old West and cowboys and Indians from top historical writers. Wild West brings to life the fascinating history, lore and culture of the great American frontier.