May 20, 2021

Tag: Portraits of Old West Gunfighters

Portraits of Old West Gunfighters by Lea McCarty

The “Wild West” caught the attention of the public in the late 19th-century, when in truth, it was no longer really wild. The cattle drives were over, the gunfighters had left the streets, and the industrial revolution was set on “full-steam-ahead.” Postcards by Lea McCarty help us remember the forgotten faces.

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