The Chronicles Of Tombstone by Ben Traywick
This is the story of Tombstone, Arizona Territory during the wild Old West. Ben Traywick starts us with the founding of the town by Ed Schieffelin and takes us through its silver mine heyday during the time when the Earps were around. He wraps things up in boothill where many a Tombstone resident also ended.
Black & white historical photos. Twenty-seven of the most colorful accounts of Tombstone in its heyday.
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: 223 pages
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