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5 edition of Sheriff Harvey Whitehill found in the catalog.

Sheriff Harvey Whitehill

by Bob Alexander

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Published by High-Lonesome Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History / United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages311
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11564568M
    ISBN 100944383696
    ISBN 109780944383698
    OCLC/WorldCa61050517

      A life in writing: John Harvey wrote pulp fiction and westerns before crime, and this year won a Diamond Dagger 'lifetime achievement' award. His detective Charlie Resnick returns next month. Harvey H. Whitehill (September 2, – Septem ) was a sheriff of the American Old West, whose life as a lawman was documented in the book Sheriff Harvey Whitehill; Silver City Stalwart, by author Robert Alexander.

    Harvey Whitehill Deceased Person, Person. Harvey Whitehill was a sheriff of the American Old West, whose life as a lawman was documented in the book Sheriff Harvey Whitehill; Silver City Stalwart, by author Robert Alexander. Alexander also wrote extensively about Whitehill in Six-Guns and.   Day 1: Founded in after the discovery of silver ore deposits, Silver City started off as a rough-and-rowdy mining and cowboy town; Billy the Kid was actually arrested twice within city limits (arresting sheriff Harvey Whitehill claimed he was a likeable kid). Get acquainted with the city by exploring its charming Historic Downtown, home to art galleries, restaurants, and : Lauren Feldman.

    Late Apr. ; Silver City, New Mexico TerritoryBilly the Kid, at the time only known as Henry McCarty, is arrested by Grant County Sheriff Harvey Whitehill for throwing rocks at some of the local Chinamen and/or for stealing several pounds of butter from a local rancher named Abel L. Webb. Apparently, young Henry has been associating with. Looking for books by David Harvey? See all books authored by David Harvey, including A Brief History of Neoliberalism, and The Condition of Postmodernity: An Enquiry into the Origins of Cultural Change, and more on


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Sheriff Harvey Whitehill by Bob Alexander Download PDF EPUB FB2

With Sheriff Harvey Whitehill: Silver City Stalwart, author Bob Alexander demonstrates not only that Harvey Whitehill was a major figure in the annals of the Old West, he shows as well that the Sheriff’s home ground of Silver City, in Grant County, New Mexico, rivals Tombstone, Dodge City, and Deadwood as a hotbed of outlaw–lawman history.5/5(2).

With Sheriff Harvey Whitehill: Silver City Stalwart, author Bob Alexander demonstrates not only that Harvey Whitehill was a major figure in the annals of the Old West, he shows as well that the Sheriff s home ground of Silver City, in Grant County, New Mexico, rivals Tombstone, Dodge City, and Deadwood as a hotbed of outlaw lawman history.

Get this from a library. Sheriff Harvey Whitehill: Silver City stalwart. [Bob Alexander; Robert K DeArment] -- A biography of the19th century Grant County, New Mexico sheriff who jailed Billy the Kid, knew the infamous rustler John Kinney, lived through the Apache Wars, beat Pat Garrett at the polls, and.

Harvey Whitehill. 6 likes. Harvey H. Whitehill (September 2, - Septem ) was a sheriff of the American Old West, whose life as a lawman. Famed New Mexico sheriff Harvey Whitehill was, at the time, serving as the Grant County, New Mexico sheriff.

Whitehill first met Tucker inwhen the latter drifted into Silver City, New Mexico after managing a stage station near Fort Selden.

- Harvey Whitehill. InWhitehill ran for and was elected sheriff of Grant County, New Mexico. The county seat, Silver City, was, at the time, an extremely wild town. Whitehill immediately set to policing it, and quickly gained the respect of its citizens.

Harvey County is located in south central Kansas, along the Little Arkansas River. Harvey County is approximately ten miles north of the City of Wichita, and is within the northern portion of the Wichita Metropolitan Statistical Area.

The County encompasses square miles, is 18 miles wide in its north-south dimension and 30 miles long in its east-west dimension. Sheriff Harvey Whitehill This Page is dedicated to Family Stories, Tales, Yarns, and Publications as written by members of the family and others who have been intrigued by the Stevens-Whitehill Legacy.

favorite Book The Pinos Alto Story By Dorothy Watson. Many times, an officer was a deputy U.S. marshal and could also be a sheriff or town marshal.

As you can see, holding both commissions gave him a wider range of authority. For a good book on frontier government, I recommend Mining Camps: A Study in American Frontier Government by Charles Howard Shinn.

Books shelved as sheriffs: No Country for Old Men by Cormac McCarthy, A Bend in the Road by Nicholas Sparks, The Heart of Devin MacKade by Nora Roberts.

Sheriff Harvey Whitehill, Silver City Stalwart Bob Alexander, High Lonesome Books, $30, Hardcover; May 2, Chuck Lewis This is more than just a biography of a sheriff and his part in taming the West. Harvey Whitehill (September 2, - Septem ) was a Sheriff of the American Old West, whose life as a lawman was documented in the book "Sheriff Harvey Whitehill; Silver City Stalwart", by author Robert Alexander.

Alexander also wrote extensively about Whitehill in "Six-Guns and Single-Jacks: A History of Silver City and Southwestern New Mexico". President Trump took time out during Harvey to tweet about his buddy’s book.

From his theories on jails to Trayvon Martin’s supposed death wish, it’s all high-octane : Erin Gloria Ryan. Grant County sheriff Harvey Whitehill pegged the pair as the culprits and arrested Henry, telling the boy he could cool his heels in jail until a grand jury was : Jesse Hughey. - Explore newmannewman's board "Famous Lawmen", followed by people on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Old west, American history and History pins. The Pima County Public Library [] in Tucson named Salt Warriors: Insurgency on the Rio Grande, by Paul Cool [], a Southwest Book of the Year.

For further reading: The Lincoln County War: A Documentary History, by Frederick Nolan, and Sheriff Harvey Whitehill: Silver City Stalwart, by Bob Alexander. Alexander’s previous books include Sheriff Harvey Whitehill: Silver City Stalwart; Dangerous Dan Tucker: New Mexico’s Deadly Lawman; John Behan: Sacrificed Sheriff; and Fearless Dave Allison: Border Lawman, which won the best book award in from the.

Sheriff Harvey Whitehill: ISBN () Softcover, High-Lonesome Books, Six-Guns and Single-Jacks: A History of Silver City and Southwestern New Mexico. Virtually all of the significant people in Billy the Kid’s life stay at the Exchange: Sheriff Harvey H.

Whitehill, who arrests Billy for his first crime; “Doc” Scurlock, Charles Bowdre, and Richard Brewer, Billy’s best friends; Attorneys Albert J. Fountain and John D. Bail, who defend Billy in. Sheriff of Silver City, New Mexico. when Siver City was every bit the hotbed for outlaws as was Tombstone, Dodge City, and Deadwood.

He was a central figure in the community through six terms as elected sheriff. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. trx NMHC. The series is still going on as author Steven F. Havill is working on the next novel of the series. In the beginning of the Sheriff Bill Gastner series, Bill is introduced as an aging and hard working Undersheriff of the Posadas County, who goes on to be elected to the post of the sheriff.Billy the Kid Rev.

February Writings Handwritten/typed preliminary notes, interview notes. 91p. “America’s Bad Boy. Exploring the Mystery of Billy the Kid, Lost in Legend and Clouded by Myth.” Book proposal, including book outline and marketing Sheriff Harvey Whitehill—Silver City, New Mexico Territory.

Compact disc: Images File Size: KB.out of 5 stars Excellent book by Sheriff Mack. Reviewed in the United States on Septem Verified Purchase. Excellent book by Sheriff Mack, and a must read by all Sheriffs. In fact, everyone should read this vitally important book on our US Liberties. Read more.

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