Boom town of Virginia City, Nevada. The town sprung up out of nowhere with the discovery of the Comstock Load, one of the richest mines in the Old West. This picture was taken in which would have been in the very early days of the town.
Joséphine Marcus Earp actress, dancer, and prostitute. Known as "Sadie." She met Wyatt Earp in Tombstone, Arizona when she was with Cochise County Sheriff Johnny Behan. Earp's common-law wife for 48 years. Died in Los Angeles in
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Josephine Sarah Marcus Earp was the common-law third wife of famed Old West lawman and gambler Wyatt Earp. She met Wyatt in 1881 in the frontier boom town Tombstone, Arizona Territory when she was living with Cochise County Sheriff Johnny Behan.