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Dodge City Kansas 1874

Dodge City in 1874, courtesy Ford County Historical Society



Old West Photographs and Prints


Old West Trails

The California Trail - Rush to Gold

The Cherokee Trail of Tears

The Chisholm Trail - Herding the Cattle

Corps of Discovery - The Lewis & Clark Expedition

The Goodnight-Loving Trail

Oregon Trail - Pathway to the West

Overland Trails of Nebraska

Pathways To the West - a 1918 Account

Pony Express - Fasted Mail Across the West

Route 66 - The Mother Road

Santa Fe Trail - Highway to the Southwest





Bumble Bee Just Never Made It

Canyon Diablo - Meaner Than Tombstone

Cerbat - Ghost Town

Chloride - Preserving the Past

Courtland - Ghost Town

Duquesne - Ghost Town

Fairbank - Dead in the Desert

Fort Bowie National Historic Site

Gleeson - Ghost Town

Harshaw - Ghost Town

Holbrook - Too Tough For Women or Churches

Jerome - Copper Queen on the Hill

Lochiel - Ghost Town

Mineral Park - Ghost Town

Mowry - Ghost Town

Oatman - A Living Ghost Town

Parks - Ghost Town

Pearce - Ghost Town

Ruby - Mining and Murder

Sunnyside - A Different Kind of Ghost Town

Tombstone - The Town Too Tough to Die

Washington Camp - Ghost Town



Fort Smith National Historic Site

Prairie Grove Battlefield Rich in History



Ballarat - Death Valley Ghost Town

Bodie - A Ghostly Ghost Town

Calico - Revived From A Desert Grave

Coloma - Gold Town to Ghost Town

Fort Alcatraz - Defending the Western Coast

Fort Point - Standing Guard at the Golden Gate

Old Sacramento - Walking on History

Placerville - Hub of the Mother Lode



Bent's Fort National Historic Site

Central City - Boom & Bust

Cripple Creek - World's Greatest Gold Camp

Fort Garland - Frontier Outpost on the Colorado Plains

Leadville - Cloud City USA

St Elmo - Haunted Ghost Town

Victor - The City of Mines



Abilene - Queen of the Kansas Cowtowns

Baxter Springs - First Kansas Cow Town

Caldwell, Kansas - The Wicked Border Queen

Dodge City - A Wicked Little Town

Ellsworth Another Wicked Kansas Cowtown

Haunted Hollenberg Pony Express Station in Hanover

Kansas Cowtowns - Lawlessness on the Prairie

Kansas Forts

Leavenworth - Oldest Military Post West of the Mississippi

Nicodemus - A Black Pioneer Town

White Cloud - Not Quite Ghostly



St. Joseph, Missouri - Jumping Off To the West

Weston - The Town That Refused to Die



Bannack - From Gold to Ghosts

Virginia City - Heart of the Comstock Lode



The First Homestead

Old Fort Atkinson

Rock Creek Station



Delamar - The Widow Maker

Eldorado Canyon - Lawlessness on the Colorado River

Goldfield - Queen of the Mining Camps

Gold Point - Waxing & Waning Through Time

Rhyolite - Little More Than a Memory

Tybo - Plight of the Chinese in a Nevada Goldcamp


New Mexico

Albuquerque - 300 Year Old Duke City

Cimarron - Wild and Baudy Boomtown

Elizabethtown - Gone But Not Forgotten

Fort Sumner, New Mexico - Pride of the Pecos

Golden, New Mexico Has Seen Better Days

Las Vegas, New Mexico - More Wicked Than Dodge City

Los Cerrillos - Two Thousand Years of History

Madrid - A Ghost Town Reborn

Santa Fe - The City Different

Shakespeare - Born Again and Again

Steins - A Railroad Ghost Town


North Dakota

Fort Union Trading Post



Chandler -  Last Gunfight of the Old West

El Reno -Home of the Oklahoma Land Rush

Washita Battlefield National Historic Site



Shaniko - Wool Capitol of the World

Sumpter - Queen City Ghost Town


South Dakota

Deadwood - Rough & Tumble Old West Town

Okaton - A Prairie Ghost Town



Amarillo, Texas - Panhandle Cowtown

Fort Griffin - Lawlessness on the Brazos

Fort Phantom Ghosts

Old Mobeetie - Panhandle Mother City

Remember the Alamo

San Antonio - A Mecca For History Buffs



Frisco - A Ten Year High



Fort Laramie - Crossroads to the West

Also See:

The Old States - Back East (Destinations east of the Mississippi River)




Long Branch Saloon Dodge City, Kansas

The Long Branch Saloon in Dodge City, Kansas today,  David Alexander. This image available for photographic prints and downloads HERE!



Gunfight in Oatman, Arizona

Gunfight in Oatman, Arizona,, Kathy Weiser.


Historical Eldorado Building

One of the many buildings

at Eldorado Canyon, Kathy Weiser.

This image available for photographic prints and downloads HERE!







Cripple Creek, Colorado, 1890

Cripple Creek, Colorado, 1890.

This image available for photographic prints and downloads HERE!





Oregon Trail ruts at Rock Creek, Nebraska

Oregon Trail ruts at Rock Creek, Nebraska Kathy Weiser.. This image available for photographic prints and downloads HERE!





Fort Griffin, Texas

Fort Griffin Administration Building,

Kathy Weiser

This image available for photographic prints and downloads HERE!



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