Pictured here are some of the most famous (and/or "infamous") people of the late 1800's... Wyatt Earp, Teddy Roosevelt, Doc Holliday (John Henry), Morgan Earp, "Liver Eating" Johnson, Butch Cassidy (Robert LeRoy Parker), The Sundance Kid (Harry Alonzo Longabaugh), Bat Masterson, Harry Britton, Judge Roy Bean, Ben Greenough.
James Earp left, Morgan Earp right, this is an albumen print that was never mounted. Of the many Morgans I have, this is probably my favorite, and id say of all the Earp boys Morgan was the most jocular. Original image from the collection of P. W. Butler.
This photo of Louisa Houston, Morgan Earp’s wife, has never been published before appearing in Sherry Monahan’s new book, Mrs. Earp: Wives and Lovers of the Earp Brothers. The Dedicated Women Behind the Earp Men:
Morgan Earp--- 1/6th plate tintype. Original image from the collection of P. W. Butler.
Morgan Seth Earp (April 24, 1851 – March 18, 1882) was an Special Policeman in Tombstone, Arizona when he helped his brothers Virgil, Wyatt and Doc Holliday confront outlaw Cowboys in the gunfight near the O.K. Corral on October 26, 1881.