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A Wild Bunch of drinkers: Century-old photos of Utah bars include rare shot of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid with their gang

The California Bar and Italian boarding house in Bingham, Utah around 1900

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How the Wild West REALLY looked: Gorgeous sepia-tinted pictures show the landscape as it was charted for the very first time

Silver mining: Here photographer Timothy O'Sullivan documents the actvities of the Savage and the Gould and Curry mines in Virginia City, Ne...

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The Civil War, Part 1: The Places

The Baptist Church in Fredericksburg, Virginia, photographed from the backyard of the Sanitary Commission depot on May 20, 1864, after the city had been damaged in two different major battles of the war.

Sarah Rector--By the age of 10, she became the richest Black child in America. She received a land grant from the Creek Nation as part of reparations. Soon after, oil was discovered on her property. By 1912, the revenue from this oil was $371,000 per year (roughly $6.5 million today). Despite various attempts to steal her land and fortune, Sarah resisted. She went on to attend Tuskegee University and eventually settled in Kansas City, Missouri where her mansion still stands.

Dodge City Peace Commission, June 1883 From left to right, standing: W.H. Harris, Luke Short, Bat Masterson, W.F. Petillon. Seated: Charlie Bassett, Wyatt Earp, Frank McLain and Neal Brown

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deadwood,_South_Dakota A photograph of Deadwood in 1876. General view of the Dakota Territory gold rush town from a hillside above.

The trip to the West is not easy. The covered wagon almost swept away in a river with Laura's family inside.

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Oklahoma Attractions: Pioneers and Prairie Song Living Museum

Tis is a typical town in pioneer life. (Oklahoma)