"Camillus Fly" by Ben Traywick
Although he might not be as well known as some other characters from the 1880’s Tombstone, it was Camillus Fly who photographed the history of the time and area. If there was a social event, lynching or fire, Camillus Fly was there to document it. This book is packed with pictures.
Contains a history of Fly and numerous photos by him, many never published before.
Ben T. Traywick earned 10 battle stars during his tour of duty in the Navy during World War II. He retired as a chemist, having worked in the explosives industry, and moved to Tombstone, Arizona. In 1957, Ben sold his first historical article and has never looked away from his lifelong interest. His first publication in the Tombstone Epitaph came in 1963, paving the road of a writing career that investigates virtually every aspect of that legendary
Wild West town and the persona's of its history. Since then, he has written more than 600 newspaper and magazine articles and has published over 40 pamphlets and books. Ben is the director of the Tombstone Tourism Association and the official town historian.
Soft Cover: 105 pages
$21.50 - includes shipping and handling
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