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Tribal Legends of Arizona

Arizona is the home of several Native American tribes and, like other cultures, became the origin of legends associated with the survival of each. The stories are passed down through several generations and include: 1. The Spider Tower Located near The Rio de Chelly Valley, is a deep gorge known as Dead Man’s Canyon. It… Continue reading Tribal Legends of Arizona

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Famous Lawmen in Western History

The era of the Wild West is remembered in part for the numerous outlaws that plagued the towns. Although less of them are idolized, there were brave lawmen that were responsible for the downfall of many of these criminals. These included: Pat Garrett The legendary Patrick ‘Pat’ Garrett started his career as Lincoln County Sheriff… Continue reading Famous Lawmen in Western History

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Tombstone

The town of Tombstone is undoubtedly one of the more famous of the Wild West era in US history. There are movies and books named for the town and just about everyone has heard of the Gunfight in the OK Corral, the story responsible for what keeps the town famous in our times. Tombstone was… Continue reading Tombstone