Need some additional resources for some more research. Here is out bibliography of old west outlaws:


  1. Jesse James –
  2. Billy the Kid –
  3. Butch Cassidy – HistoryNet
  4. John Wesley Hardin – Texas State Historical Association
  5. Wild Bill Hickok – National Park Service
  6. Tom Horn – Wyoming State Historical Society
  7. Calamity Jane – South Dakota State Historical Society
  8. Belle Starr – Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture
  9. Wyatt Earp –
  10. Doc Holliday – National Park Service


  1. “Jesse James: Last Rebel of the Civil War” by T.J. Stiles
  2. “Billy the Kid: The Endless Ride” by Michael Wallis
  3. “Butch Cassidy: A Biography” by Richard Patterson
  4. “John Wesley Hardin: Dark Angel of Texas” by Leon C. Metz
  5. “Wild Bill Hickok: The Man and His Myth” by Joseph G. Rosa
  6. “Tom Horn: Killing Men is My Specialty” by Chip Carlson
  7. “Calamity Jane: The Woman and the Legend” by James D. McLaird
  8. “Belle Starr and Her Times: The Literature, the Facts, and the Legends” by Glenn Shirley
  9. “Wyatt Earp: A Vigilante Life” by Andrew C. Isenberg
  10. “Doc Holliday: The Life and Legend” by Gary L. Roberts

Magazines and Journals:

  1. “The Legend of Jesse James” – True West Magazine
  2. “Billy the Kid and the Lincoln County War” – Wild West Magazine
  3. “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid: Fact vs. Fiction” – HistoryNet
  4. “John Wesley Hardin: The Deadliest Gunfighter of the Old West” – American Cowboy Magazine
  5. “Wild Bill Hickok: The Man and the Myth” – Old West Journal
  6. “The Execution of Tom Horn” – Wyoming History Journal
  7. “Calamity Jane: Fact and Fiction” – Montana: The Magazine of Western History
  8. “Belle Starr: The Bandit Queen” – Chronicles of Oklahoma
  9. “Wyatt Earp: Lawman of the American West” – Wild West History Association Journal
  10. “Doc Holliday: Dentist, Gambler, Gunfighter” – True West Magazine

These resources should provide a comprehensive basis for research and exploration of the lives and legends of these notable figures from the American Old West.