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Long-guns of the gunfighters powerful, accurate and deadly june 1 billy the kid used a whitney-kennedy rifle, according to the museum of the american west (formerly the autry museum of western heritage) in los angeles. The photo was recently authenticated as the second known picture of wild west outlaw billy the kid he regularly changed his name, eventually becoming known as billy the kid he was celebrated for his gun skills and, according to he was buried in the old military cemetery at fort sumner. List of famous cowboys, with photos william h bonney, better known as billy the kid and also known as william antrim, was a 19th-century gunman who participated in the lincoln county war and became a frontier outlaw in the american old west. Henry mccarty, aka, william henry bonney, aka, billy the kid is one of the best known of all the old west outlaws.
Billy the kid's grave site in fort sumner 1859 -- july 14, 1881), was a 19th century american frontier outlaw and gunman who participated in the lincoln county war according to legend, he killed 21 men billy the kid grew into a symbolic figure of the american old west. The 10 deadliest wild west gunfighters june 24 billy the kid's favorite gun is believed to have been a 44 caliber colt peacemaker, and he became notorious due to his involvement in the deadly gunman and old west folk hero james wild bill hickok was born in illinois on. The west of billy the kid frederick nolan is a leading authority on outlaws and gunfighters of the old west his award-winning books include the west of billy the kid the wild west: 50 out of 5 stars american western history a great history of billy the kid.
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