TITLE

Pat Garrett

PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Great Gunfighters of the Wild West;2001, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Biography
DOC. TYPE
Biography
ABSTRACT
The article profiles Pat Garrett, a peace officer during the Wild West period in the U.S. He killed Billy the Kid, the famous outlaw in New Mexico. Garrett relocated from Alabama to Texas to become a cowboy. He was elected as sheriff of Lincoln County, New Mexico in 1880. The suspect for killing the peace officer in 1908 was undetermined.
ACCESSION #
19212157

 

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