Tombstone Territory: Arizona Newspapers Help You Research the Old West

It seems like almost every Western movie mentions Tombstone, Arizona. The evildoers were either from there, going there or found justice there. GenealogyBank has America’s big cities and small towns covered, with thousands of historical newspapers to help you explore your family history and indulge in your interest in early America’s “Wild West.” For... (Read More)

It’s Wild Bill Hickok’s Day ….

Wild Bill Hickok – James Butler Hickok – was born on May 27, 1837 in Troy Grove, Illinois. Famous in movies, films and hundreds of newspaper articles – he is central to the legends of the Old West. Newspapers serialized his story and pictured him fighting bears, outlaws and Confederate agents. Images by Van... (Read More)