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M'GILLYCUDDY, Doctor and Topographer * - 1876 era - Location: Black Hills of South Dakota. Named in historical story of Professor Walter P. Jenney, entitled "THE TREASURE MAP OF TOUSSAINT KENSLER" by Mildred Fielder, a young geologist hired by the United States Government to study the mineral content and promise of the Black Hills, as published in this rarely found and seldom read western magazine.
M'GIPSU - 1891. Location: Artic. Named as Eskimo mother in story entitled "THE PEARY RELIEF EXPEDITION" by Angelo Heilprin with drawing by Frank W. Stokes citing the facts and details of the expedition inc. crew members and their duties as published in this unusual, complete western magazine
MGM TROPHY. * - 1900 - 1930 ERA - Western United States area. Named in story entitled Skirts, Powder Puffs and Rodeos, a history of the great pioneer rodeo woman of the United States Extremely rare and seldom found rodeo history as published in this western magazine
MIAMI BEACH CHURCH, MIAMI BEACH * - 1923 - Photograph of elephant that the Reverend Mr. King is using to announce his unusual church services as saved from this American Pictorial Review. Mint condition. 11 by 16 inches.
MIAMI BILTMORE CLUB WINTER QUEEN* - 1935 - Pictured on cover is Miss Jessie Smith who was chosen Miss Florida in a contest at the Miami Biltmore Club
MIAMI INDIANS. - 1855 ERA - LOCATION KS, OH. Named in story entitled "THE CURSE OF THE WYANDOTTES" by Charles W. Stead which tells the story of words carved on a stone grave marker in Huron Cemetery, a burial ground of the Wyandotte Indians which reads "Cursed Be The Villains that Molest Their Grave." as found in this old and complete western magazine
MIAMI, SALINE COUNTY, MISSOURI - 1864 era - Location - MO. Site named in story of Bloody Bill Anderson* - the guerilla chief who deposed Quantrill and went looting and killing along the Brunswick Road in Missouri . This includes picture of James Thorp who was nearly hung and text inc. family genealogy of Raymond Thorpe's inc. wife, mother and father, and more as found in this old and complete western magazine
MIAMI, SALINE COUNTY, MISSOURI -1862-63. Location, KA, MO. Named in story of Doctor John W. Benson - called a bushwhacker chieftain but the author says he never fired a shot. His life and time is here recorded in article entitled THE STRANGE STORY OF QUANTRILL'S SURGEON by Raymond W. Thorp along with his death as published in the old and complete western magazine
MIAMI SALINE COMPANY OF MISSOURI * - 1890 - 1920 - Black Americana. Named in Biographical history of little known black American musician "Blind Boone" as published in this old and seldom read complete western magazine
MICA PEAK TRAIL & Range - Mentioned in "The Bishop's Defeat at Liberty Lake" By Jay J. Kalez The story of trying to form a boy's ranch in Washington.
MICHADO, Senor - 1850-90 CIRCA. Named in Biographical history entitled "The Lubbock Brothers Changed Texas" of two young adventures from South Carolina who followed different stars to destiny in the Republic of Texas as published in this complete western magazine
MICHAEL, Emma * - 1934 - Captain of Swarthmore Collegiate Hockey Team, featured in picture and text entitled "In College Competition" as saved from an old American Pictorial Magazine. Single page is 9 3/4 by 13 1/4 inches in mint condition.
MICHAEL, Frank J. * Private, (St. Louis, Missouri -WW 1 Honor Roll - Killed in Action)
MICHAEL, Grand Duke of Russia * - 1880 - 1920 era - Location: United States, Europe. Named in historical biography entitled ANNIE OAKLEY by Al Mendez detailing facts and feats of America's legendary Annie Oakley with pictures and drawing revealing little known details of her life from inception to become the legendary heroine of America as found in this complete western magazine.
MICHAEL, Jay - 1930 - 70 ERA - Location USA. Named in story entitled “Behind the Creation of the Lone Ranger Legend - Who Was That Masked Man?” by Sam Henderson, who describes and names those in the extensive research of creating the Lone Ranger, as published in this complete old western magazine.
MICHAEL, Kevin - 1891 ERA - author of historical story entitled Tracker of Texas Ranger and customs inspector Joe Sitters who was brutally murdered and the story here retold by Kevin Michaels as published in this old western magazine
MICHAELIA, Robert * 1922 - " Now Taking Part in Current Theatrical Productions" citing his leading part in "Orange Blossoms."
MICHAELIS, Georg * - 1917 - Pictured in article a new German Chancellor entitled "AFTER TWELVE MONTHS' FAR-REACHING DEVELOPMENTS THE WAR ENTERS UPON ITS FOURTH YEAR WITH NEITHER VICTORY NOR PEACE YET IN SIGHT (map) as saved from this old American pictorial magazine.
MICHAELS, Ida * - 1928 - Pictured as one of the Chorus Girls entitled WHEN CHORUS GIRLS A-FISHING GO: A PARTY OF FAIR "MANHATTAN MARYITES" having a big day at Sheepshead Bay as saved from this old American Pictorial magazine.
MICHAILOW, *, - 1917 - Pictured with Head of the Bolshevist Government Nikolai Lenine with first pictorial collage of Communist Cabinet as saved from this old American Pictorial Collage.
MICHAUD, Euclyde * Corporal (Ledges, Canada –WW 1 Honor Roll – Died of Wounds)
MICHELINO DRAWING OF DANTE * - 1921 - Sepia page entitled FAMOUS PORTRAITS OF ITALY'S GREATEST POET with sketches, drawings and fresco by Raphael, Orcagna, Michelino, Gaddi and Giotto as saved from this old American pictorial magazine.
MICHELIS, G. De * 1922 Italian High Commissioner of Immigration.
MICHELS, James R., Private First Class, U. S. Marines * - 1923 - 55 era. AZ, IWO JIMA, Washington, D. C. Named in this wonderful story and tribute to this hero of Marines entitled TAPS FOR IRA HAYES by Maurice Kildare who has been immortalized by the famous statute of the raising of the United States flag at Mt. Surburbachi, Iwo Jima in World War II. Tells of his Pima Indian reservation life and pulls no punches as found in this extremely rare and complete Western Magazine.
MICHELS, James R., n*, Private First Class, 3rd Platoon, Company E, U. S. Marine Corps - 1945 - Site: Iwo Jima. Named in story entitled "THE FIRST FLAG-RAISING ON IWO JIMA" by Richard Wheeler who tells the true story of a simple great photograph which has become an indelible symbol of the Marine Corps heroic fight for this Japanese Island. Names of all included in this great true story seldom found as published in this old American Hardback Magazine.
MICHELSEN, C. * -1905 - Minister of State of NORWAY. Article entitled "Scandinavia's Future" with history of the fight for independence by Norway and pictures of members of the The Norwegian Council of State, as published in this old American News Magazine.
MICHELSON, A. A., Professor * - 1920 - University of Chicago Professor pictured as having recently perfected an instrument that measures the size of stars and planets who is featured in the weekly feature PERSONALITIES NOW IN THE PUBLIC EYE as saved from this old American pictorial magazine.
MICHELSON, Charles * - 1933 - (Chief, Public Relations Bureau of the National Recovery Association) pictured and featured in story entitled "Public Relations Counsel" as saved from this old American Pictorial Magazine.
MICHELTORENA, Governor, Referred to in "Peter Lassen: The Great Chief" by Ethel Bangert - 1840 era of the story of a stubborn Dane who would not let the wilderness defeat him. Founded the Lassen Trail across the High Sierras as published in this old and rarely found Western magazine.
MICHELTORENA, Manuel, General - 1542 - 1929 era - Location Los Angeles, California. Named in history of Los Angeles entitled The Frontier of Diablos by Norman Winski who writes that a budding Lost Angeles was by no means a City of Angels - rather - if was full of thieves but because of the integrity of the founders, it became a thriving city as told in this hard to find western magazine.
MICHIE, Dennis Mahan * 2nd. Lt., (7th Infantry - Killed at Santiago), (1898 RARE CASUALTIES OF SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR, Munsey's Magazine, September 1898)
MICHIE, John * Corporal, (Fort Collins, Colorado –WW 1 Honor Roll – Died of Wounds)
MICHIGAN CAVALRY, under NORTH, Frank *, Major (Commander, Michigan Cavalry), circa 1866 mentioned in "Powder River Expedition", by: Greg Smith as published in old western magazine.
MICHIGAN CITY CENTENNIAL * - 1931 - Pictured in pictorial collage entitled "THE VILLAGE SONGBIRDS OF 1832: A CHURCH CHOIR OF BATTLE CREAK PIONEER DAYS. 10 by 14 in. Mint.
MICHIGAN EXPERIMENT, CHESANING * - 1933 - Named in Pictorial collage entitled "Communistic Farm Life: A Michigan Experiment" where men and women work in the fields on an equal basis in a new back to the land venture.
MICHIGAN LUMBER CAMP., - 1894 - Location: Primitive Lumber Mill, Michigan. Employee of U. S. Marine Service named in original story by George Austin Woodward with engravings detailing life in the lumber industry 111 years ago. Frankly, the story tells the American logging history from tree to sawmill.
MICHIGAN MILITARY ACADEMY, ORCHARD LAKE - 1929 - Named in story entitled "HOW TARZAN KEPT THE WOLF FROM THE DOOR" tells of the early life of Edgar Rice Burroughs when, after failing to sell pencil sharpeners on Chicago wyndy streets failed and started writing TARZAN with them instead as found and saved from this old American News magazine
MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY FOOTBALL TEAM * - 1923 - Harry Kipke is pictured and named as Captain of the University of Michigan football team and an All-American as saved from this old American Pictorial magazine.
MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY RESEARCHER, KOELZ, Doctor Walter N.. * - 1931- Michigan University Head of the Botanical and Biological Departments of the Himalayan Research Institute of the Roerich Museum pictured entitled "A BEARDED VULTURE WITH A WINGSPREAD OF NINE FEET" looking over the Himalayan Field of the New Institute's Research as saved from this old American pictorial magazine.
MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY* - 1931 - Sophomore Tug-of-War Team as saved from this old American pictorial magazine.
MICHINOMIYU, Prince - The Crown Prince * - 1912 Article entitled "Japan Under Mutsuhito" as saved from this old American News Magazine.
MICKBEE, Captain * of the FORT DAVIS CANAL ZONE BASKETBALL TEAM. * - 1925 - (of Fort Davis). Pictured in article entitled "CHAMPION BASKETEERS OF THE CANAL ZONE: THE FORT DAVIS" team who won 14 straight as saved from this old American Pictorial Magazine.
MICKEY FREE (MIG-GA-N'-LA-LEE) - 1850 ERA. Location AZ, CA, KY, NY. Known as Mickey Free named in historical story entitled "The Father of Arizona" by A. Kinney Griffith which recites events in the life of Charles Debrille Poston in Tubec's turbulent past as found in this complete, rare, western magazine
MICKEY MOUSE * ( PEET*, Creighton - Mickey Mouse's Miraculous Movie Monkey-Shines The Outlook and independent - Leading American News Magazine - 1930)
MICKEY MOUSE * - 1920 - 30 era. Location: California. Story entitled "BRINGING FORTH THE MOUSE" by Richard Schickel which tells of the history of Walt Disney and Mickey Mouse detailing individuals who help bring the little rodent to the screen as published in this old American hardback magazine.
MICONE PERIOD SKELETON OF A GAZELLE-TYPE CAMEL * - 1931 - Pictured in collage of photos on exhibition at the Harvard University Museum as saved from this old American pictorial magazine.
MIDAS OF BATTLE MOUNTAIN * - 1850 - 1900 era. Location: CO, IN. Story entitled "MIDAS OF BATTLE MOUNTAIN" by James A. Long who writes of Winfield Scott Stratton who worked in the pioneer days as a carpenter while hunting gold in worthless claims in Colorado until, after 17 years, struck it rich as published in this old and complete western magazine.
MIDAS OF THE MOUNTAIN * - 1840 - 75 era. Location: ILLINOIS, NEW MEXICO. Story entitled MIDAS OF THE MOUNTAIN by Hani and Toni Chapman, authors of this biography and history of Lucien Bonaparte MAXWELL. a pioneer trapper, hunter, mountain man who lived to become one of the richest land barons and the owner of more land than any other American as found in this complete and old western magazine.
MIDDLE BUTTE - Early 1900 era. SITE IDAHO, KENTUCKY. Named in history entitled THE LAND OF WILD HORSES, BREATHING WELLS, AND HEARTBREAK -- the story of Ruben and Mary Claunch and their pioneer days in the area of Big Butte where they battled snow, cold, rattlesnakes, snow blindness while settling a homestead and raising a family as found in this seldom read western magazine.
MIDDLE FORK of DEARBORN RIVER - 1860 - 90 - location GA, MT - Named in story entitled "SAGA OF MILL FLAT" by Maurice Kildare with photos courtesy of Zula White Garino. Story's subject is Joseph A. White and his family, neighbors and kin and the area known as Mill Flat where mining and lumber camps dotted the area as written up in this complete western magazine.
MIDDLE GATE RELAY STATION - Era 1861 – Location: Pioneer West - Named in historic story of the Pony Express by Mark Sufrin. "Pony" Bob Haslam rode 120 miles from Smith Creek to Fort Churchill with Abraham Lincoln’s inaugural address, fought off Piutes on two occasions and was injured both times. He is credited with getting message to west coast and the news keeping California in the Union as appeared in this old and rare western magazine.
MIDDLE WEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP OF THE WORLD * - 1860 - 90 - Montana - Named in rare boxing article entitled EARLY MONTANA PRIZE FIGHTING by Jean M. Moore which tells of first fight in Montana through the 105 round battle for World's Championship between Joe Riley and Tom Foster as found in this very rare complete western magazine
MIDDLEMASS, Robert * - 1923 - Pictured in review of the play now running at the Forty-ninth Theatre entitled "FOR ALL OF US" as saved from this American Pictorial magazine.
MIDDLETON General, Imperial officer in Command of Canadian Militia mentioned in "The Northwest Mounted Police of Canada". As published in this old rare and complete western magazine.
MIDDLETON, Captain - 1813 era - Named in rare story seldom found in old western complete magazine entitled THE FORT MIMS MASSACRE by Vincent McGee with illustrations by B. J. McCausey which seems forgotten in history but tells of great Shawnee Indian Chief Tecumseh who declared that the U. S. A. was the property of Indians and he delegated his warrior as "Red Sticks" under Chief Red Eagle (Lamochatte) to take Fort Mims which he did.
MIDDLETON, David C., "Doc". - 1900 era. Site; Nebraska, Cuba, United States. Doctor named in story entitled IRON MAN LLEWELLYN - a remarkable history of one of the great pioneers of the west. Honored as a fighting man by Theodore Roosevelt and stalwart defender of the rights of all as found in this unusual western magazine.
MIDDLETON, Doc infamous horse thief "Dock" mentioned in "The Promised Painted Ponies" article from old western magazine
MIDDLETON, Doc - 1883 - 90, LOCATION: NB. Named in story entitled "The Mystery of Murphy's Canyon" by Dade Gipson w photos courtesy of author. Seems that one Kit Murphy owned a piece of land that produced some good timber. Trouble was, a band named the "Pony Boys" thought they had a claim and old Kit was strung up for protecting his own timber as told in this old complete western magazine.
MIDDLETON, Doc. 1890 era - Location, DeWitt County, Texas - Named in "Nebraska's Dahlman", the story of a wanted man Jim Dahlman who left his past, changed his name to Jim Murray and found success and fortune in Nebraska as described in this old rare complete western magazine.
MIDDLETON, John - 1850 - 80. Site - Missouri, Oklahoma, Texas . Named in the story entitled BELLE STARR, QUEEN BANDIT written by Vera Holding of America's most famous female bandit as found in this very unusual western magazine
MIDDLETON, John - 1870 - 80 era. Location: New Mexico. Named in story by Philip J. Rasch who writes claiming his story gives an impartial and more accurate account of this historic New Mexico Gunfight which included BILLY THE KID as found in this old, complete western magazine.
MIDDLETON, John (OUTLAW BELLE STARR RIDING SIDESADDLE- 1886 era, Magazine, Summer 1971)
MIDDLETON, John. - 1880 era - Named in Biographical story entitled "From Outlaw to Marshal to Corpse" story of Hendry "Bullet Proof" Brown, Kansas Lawmen who the author says, " Couldn't resist the exciting life and the gains of crime as published in this rare magazine
MIDDLETON, Velma * (feature story entitled Reverend Satchelmouth with pictures and description as they appeared in this old American News Magazine of 1946)
MIDGELEY, Fanny - 1922 - Named as cast member of The Young Rajah". with Rodolph Vanentino in Rivoli Theater Ad
MIDGET VILLAGE *, pictured at 1934 Century of Progress Exposition in Chicago. Collage of pictures.
MIDKIFF, Kenneth D., Sergeant, 3rd Platoon, Company E, U. S. Marine Corps - 1945 - Site: Iwo Jima. Named in story entitled "THE FIRST FLAG-RAISING ON IWO JIMA" by Richard Wheeler who tells the true story of a simple great photograph which has become an indelible symbol of the Marine Corps heroic fight for this Japanese Island. Names of all included in this great true story seldom found as published in this old American Hardback Magazine.
MIDLAND, TEXAS SANDSTORM * 1931 - Pictured in collage entitled THE DREAD TWILIGHT OF A SOUTHWESTERN PHENOMENON; WEST TEXAS SAND STORM as saved from this old American pictorial magazine.
MIDLAND VALLEY RAILROAD - 1890 - 1900 era. Location OK, TN, TX. Named in story entitled FROM NIGHT HERD TO DEPUTY MARSHAL who tells of the real western life of herding cattle on the old ranches, breaking greenhorns, roping calves and, later of keeping law and order in pioneer days as published in this old, complete western magazine
MIDNIGHT - 1890 - 1930 ERA Western Rodeo Horse named in the Autobiography of World's Lady Champion Bucking Bronc Horse Rider with pictures and names of stars of the Rodeo she performed with as published in this rare and complete western magazine
MIDNIGHT, Colonel Thomas.. - 1860 era - Named in historical story entitled " Fort Laramie" , a Federal Army Outpost in Wyoming and the events that took place here and changed the outcome of the pioneer west as published in this rare of western magazine
MIDTOWN TUNNEL * - 1935 - A collage of pictures with history of Midtown Tunnel under the Hudson River as saved from this old American Pictorial Magazine.
MIDWINTER MOTOR BOAT REGATTA * - 1921 - Pictured as the winner is the motor boat Adieu which defeated the Canadian entry, Rainbow off the Florida coast near Miami in article entitled "Champions and Leading Events in the Field of Sports" as saved from this old American Pictorial Magazine.
MIELLENTZ, Charles * Private (Brooklyn, New York -WW 1 Honor Roll - Died of Wounds)
MIELZINER, Jo * - 1934 - Pictured and written about in weekly article entitled THEY STAND OUT FROM THE CROWD as saved from an American News Magazine. He is one of the leaders of stage designers. His realism in "Street Scene" and satire if "Of Thee I Sing" stand out as among the best American contributions to theatrical art.
MIER PRISONERS * - 1830's era - Texas - Named in story entitled OLD FRIENDS FROM PEROTE by Edyte A. Rosenberry - the story of men who escaped death in the infamous Mexican prison and who lived to tell about it as found in the complete, old and rare western magazine.
MIER, Doctor Fred C., * - 1935 - Pictured in experiment to test a device to determine whether living spores are floating in the statosphere as saved from this old American pictorial magazine.
MIER, MEXICO - 1840's era - Location Texas and Mexico - Named in "Draw a Black Bean-And Die!" as Santa Anna ordered that one-tenth of the captured Texians be killed and 17 were killed after drawing a black bean as reported in this story by Kin Mason with illustrations by Eugene Shortridge as found in this rare western pioneer magazine.
MIEZEJEWSKI, John * Private (Princeburg, Pennsylvania –WW 1 Honor Roll – Killed in Action)
MIFLEH - 1927 - Named in Story of exploits of Lawrence of Arabia entitled "Wrecking Turkish rains with Lawrence of Arabia" as published and saved from the Personal Glimpses Section of this old American News Magazine. Great pictures and text.
MIGAUD, Louis * - 1937 - Pictured and named as a Mississippi River Sternwheeler Pilot in story entitled "OL' MAN RIVER" as saved from this American Newsweek magazine.
MIGAUD, Louis * - 1937 - Pictured and named in text entitled OL' MAN RIVER as the pilot of the sternwheeler The City of St. Louis as saved from this American Newsweek magazine.
MIG-GA-N'-LA-LEE- 1850 ERA. Location AZ, CA, KY, NY. Known as Mickey Free named in historical story entitled "The Father of Arizona" by A. Kinney Griffith which recites events in the life of Charles Debrille Poston in Tubec's turbulent past as found in this complete, rare, western magazine
MIGHELS, Phillip - 1850 1918 era. Location: CT, NE, NV. Step-son of Sam Davis named in story entitled "A TIP OF THE HAT TO SAM DAVIS" by Celesta Lowe who writes that Sam Davis hob-nobbed with the greatest of the old west writers yet "Nevada Sam" as he was known is not a household name as are the others but they considered him a contemporary of theirs as published in the old, complete western magazine
MIGHTY LAK A ROSE * - 1922 - Names and pictured is Edwin Carew in collage are stars of screen entertainment entitled THE GREAT FALL SELECTIONS as saved. 11 by 16 inches. Mint Condition
MIILLER, Marcelle * - 1924 - Pictured on cover of news magazine entitled " From Cigarette Girl at the Cigar Stand of the Knickerbockers' Grill to Stardom in Broadway Galaxy" and whose rare beauty of face and form has won her a prominent place in the new "Ziegfeld Follies. 11 by 16 inches in mint condition
MIKADO - 1932 - Pictorial collage entitled "The Shanghai Bombing" of Japanese Military Officials at Hongkew Park as saved from American Mag.
MIKADO * 1915. Pictorial article with text entitled "The Mikado's Installation - The Ceremonies of Today and Those of Other Times by William Elliott Griffis. The New Emperor Yoshito and Empress Sadako of Japan.
MIKAYAN, Comrade * - 1936 - pictured in the Park of Culture and Rest" in Moscow as shown in a collage of pictures saved from an old American Pictorial magazine. MIKEL, W. C., Mayor of Belleville, Canad * - 1924 - Pictured in collage entitled. "FAIR COURIER ON A SIX HUNDRED MILE RIDE"" with rider Miss Gwendolen Lazier just prior to attending the 140th anniversary of the settlement of Upper Canada Mint Condition, 11 by 16 inches
MIKHAILOVSKY (near present day Sitka) - 1780 era Location: Russian Territory of Alaska. Named in history entitled "Women of Culture in Alaska of Russian America" by Melody W. Grauman which details reports of the noblewomen and natives alike that made distinctive contribution to the survival of Alaska's first permanent white settlements as found in this rare magazine.
MIKOYAN, Anastas * (Deputy Premier), ,(1962 HEADLINERS - RUSSIAN COSMONAUTS, TIME, AUGUST 24, 1962)
MIKULAC, Joe F., * - 1921 - Pictured entitled WORLD'S GREATEST TRAVELER as he poses on the steps of the Executive Offices, Washington. In twenty years of constant travel he has visited every civilized country as saved from this old American pictorial magazine.
MILAM, Ben - Era: 1815 - 1837 - Site: Mississippi, Texas. Early history of this hero of the Alamo written about in true story of western pioneer JANE, LONG, MOTHER OF TEXAS by Louise Cheney who participated in and was witness of the most important development of the Republic and later State of Texas as published in this complete and seldom found, western magazine.
MILBURN, Devereux * - 1921 - Pictured with polo team member Louis Stoddard as they brought home Polo Cup in article entitled NOTABLE PEOPLE WHO HAVE RECENTLY SAILED FOR EUROPE OR ARRIVED IN AMERICA as saved from this old American pictorial magazine
MILBURN, Major * - U. S. Army - 1921- Training Camp Officer shown in Pictorial collage entitled "CITIZEN'S MILITARY CAMP IN FULL SWING AT PLATTSBURG, NEW YORK" w officer's and men photos indexed as saved from this old American pictorial magazine.
MILBURN, Ralph * Corporal (Mulkeytown, Illinois –WW 1 Honor Roll – Killed in Action)
MILCH, Albert * - 1925 - American Art dealer named in story about American Artist story about Willard L. Metcalf who announced a request to the executors of is estate "that such of paintings and drawings that do not come to his artistic standards should be destroyed, There follows a discussion of his work, sales, etc. of which very litle was destroyed as saved from this old American magazine
MILDENSTEIN, Christian (Oberlt. z. S.,) World War I era. British Admiralty Statement of "Fate of 150 German U-Boat Commanding Officers who were killed or became prisoners at war.
MILES CANYON, referred to in story "Over The Chilkoot Pass to the Yukon" by Frederick Funston, w map and pictures of expedition in 1893 to the gold mining camp at Forty Mile Creek as written in rarely found western magazine article.
MILES City Boys referred to in "COWBOY KING & SIDESADDLE QUEEN WIFE", old western magazine.
MILES CITY ROUNDUP OF 1917, - 1900 - 20 era - Pictured in historical story entitled "Rodeo Personalities", which lists hundreds of the Rodeo Stars of the Early Western Shows with many pictured in this complete and very rare western magazine. Your granddaddy might be here.
MILES CITY SADDLERY - 1890 - 1930 ERA Western Star named in the Autobiography of World's Lady Champion Bucking Bronc Horse Rider with pictures and names of stars of the Rodeo she performed with as published in this rare and complete western magazine.
MILES CITY TRAP Freak Saddle Mentioned in "Some Very Early Bucking Horses Milt Knew" By: Milt Hinkle
MILES MOUNTAIN LOOKOUT TOWER - 1890's - LOCATION: Eureka Springs, Arkansas Named in story entitled "AUS ARCS - YESTERDAY'S WORLD by Pearl Anoe with photos courtesy of author. Tells of history of Eureka Springs inc. story of Miss Wixt who came to Eureka Springs on a strecher, blind and deaf and nobody - but nobody expected her to live but the magic waters healed her to have a merry old life at 80 as found in this complete western magazine.
MILES ORTON CIRCUS - 1890 - 1930 era. United States. Named in story entitled THE TROUBLED LIFE OF A BICYCLIENNE as named by Weldon D. Woodson in life story of Annie Sylvester as one who received the Bicycle Club Title of WORLD'S CHAMPION TRICK AND FANCY RIDER as found in this complete old western
MILES, Carlo - 1916 - 21 era. Location Monaco, Wyoming. Noted Trick Rider with the Buffalo Bill Wild West Show named in story entitled THE PRINCE WOULD BE MAYOR by Helene R. Day who writes of a hunting expedition of Prince Albert I of Monaco and dignitaries of the United States inc., Buffalo Bill, Alexander Graham Bell and others as found in the complete rare western magazine
MILES, Charles * 1936 - Delegate to Townsend Club Convention as saved from this old American Pictorial Magazine. Dr. Francis E.Townsend is probably responsible for social security as we know it today.
MILES, Colonel D. S. - 1858 era - New Mexico area. Named and pictured in "The Army and the Wayward Navajo Wife" - the story of an Indian war caused by a prominent Navajo's killing in trying to get his wife back as published in this very rare and seldom found western magazine.
MILES, Darious Ogden - 1880 - 1920 - Location Ireland, NV, LA, OH. Owner of narrow gauge Carson & Colorado Railroad named in horse race story entitled RAWHIDE PAYS ITS RESPECTS by Guy Mayo, the story of Riley Grannan, the King of the sport of Kings who is described as a turf plunger as noted for his imperturbability as for the large sums he bet as told in this complete, rare western magazine.
MILES, F. I. * Musician (Geneva, Ohio) WW 1 Honor Roll – Killed in Action)
MILES, John Indian agent mentioned in "Little Wolf's Dog Soldiers". Article from old western magazine.
MILES, John - 1870 era Indian Reservation Agent named in story of Indian War Chief, Chief of Dog Soldiers and Guardian of Secret Medicine Arrows story entitled "Little Wolf's Dog Soldiers". General Miles was so impressed with the Cheyenne War Soldiers, he asked them join the U. S. Army. Great stories and pictures relating the truth and realities of the Indian Wars on the western pioneer front as published in this rare magazine
MILES, John (Indian Agent) .- 1870 era, Location: OK, TX. Named in story entitled DEATH ON THE SAND HILLS as author writes the story of Calf Woman, who was a Cheyenne warrior who killed the whites as a male Indian would to carry on her grandfather's tradition as found in this very rare, old, complete western magazine
MILES, John - 1865 era - Location -Oklahoma Territory Quaker Indian Agent - Mentioned in "The Losing of a Nation" by Mary Ann Smith. Lefthand, Principal Chief of the Southern Arapaho tribe, remembering the losing of their land as slow, unseen, like a lingering sickness.. As published in this old rare and complete western magazine.
MILES, Joseph - U S. Army Aide de-camp - 1855 Era - Named in "Short Campaign of Lt. Slaughter" ( Lieutenant, U. S. Army, 2nd Battalion, 4th Infantry Regiment) --- who wanted to put and end to Indian fighting but died trying as published in a complete and seldom found western magazine
MILES, Lotta * - 1924 - Featured on cover of news magazine entitled Now playing as she "Plays Role of Beauty and Looks the Part" whose singing and dancing have made her one of the principal attractions in the laughing Revue "I'll Say She Is" playing at the Casino Theatre. 11 by 16 inches in mint condition
MILES, Mayor S. M. - Circa 1830- American Mayor and friend of great Black American Jim Beckwourth (Called by Indians, Medicine Calf, Enemy of Horses, Bloody Arm) who found Beckwourth Pass and had a town named for him. He was a great Negro Frontiersman.
MILES, Nelson A. * General pictured in "Little Wolf's Dog Soldiers". Article from old western magazine.
MILES, Nelson A. Colonel (Bear Coat) mentioned in "The Indians' Winter Count" article from old western magazine
MILES, Nelson A. General mentioned in "Lost "Custer" Treasure Cache article from old western magazine
MILES, Nelson A. General mentioned in "Red Lightning Struck Twice", by Curtis Bishop
MILES, Nelson A. General, referred to in story "Over The Chilkoot Pass to the Yukon" by Frederick Funston, w map and pictures of expedition in 1893 to the gold mining camp at Forty Mile Creek as written in rarely found western magazine article.
MILES, Nelson A., * Colonel mentioned in Western Frontier Story "6 Medals of Honor" by Jack Lafferty
MILES, Nelson A., Colonel - 1875 - 89. Location Texas, Mexico, New York. Named in the story entitled THE INSANITY AND DEATH OF GENERAL RANALD S. MACKENZIE by J. M. Skaggs who writes of the end of duty and life of the hero of heroes who had done as much as any one man to rid the Southwest of marauding Indians as found in this seldom read western magazine
MILES, Nelson A., Colonel * - 1874 - Named and pictured in story entitled "LAST STAND ON A TEXAS PRAIRIE" by William P. Knox which chronicles history of the Battle of Lyman's Wagon Train and the Battle of Buffalo Wallow in 1874 which resulted in 19 Medal of Honor Awards being bestowed. Battle is famous for the quote "Forward, If any man is killed, I will make him a Corporal" as found in this very rare, little known western magazine.
MILES, Nelson A., Colonel- 1870 era Named in story of Indian War Chief, Chief of Dog Soldiers and Guardian of Secret Medicine Arrows story entitled "Little Wolf's Dog Soldiers". General Miles was so impressed with the Cheyenne War Soldiers, he asked them join the U. S. Army. Great stories and pictures relating the truth and realities of the Indian Wars on the western pioneer front as published in this rare magazine
MILES, Nelson A., Colonel, mentioned or described in "John B. Charlton, Cavalryman By Choice" by Fred Frank Blalock, a description of the last great battle in 1874 between the U. S. Cavalry and Lone Wolf's Indians as printed in an old western magazine
MILES, Nelson A., General - 1870 era - Location: Mexico, AZ, NM, TX. 5th Infantry U. S. Army Commander named in this historical story entitled SABRES AND COLTS by Malcolm Reiss of the old U. S. Cavalry on parade which tells of men of guts as they rode for glory on the old pioneer front as found in this very rare Western Magazine.
MILES, Nelson A., General - 1888 era. Site: NM. Named in story entitled "WRETCHED WEB" by Joseph W. Snell who writes of the life and times of John J. Webb, an officer of the law and then a victim of a questionable shooting where a Judge and Jury determined him guilty of murder. Fascinating true story as found in this old, complete western magazine
MILES, Nelson A., General - era: Late 1880's - Site: Dakotas, Montana, Nebraska. General named in article entitled SCOTTY PHILIP - LIVING LEGEND by Joe Koller. Subject has been elected to the Hall of Fame of Great Westerner of the National Cowboy Hall of Fame and the Western Heritage Center at Oklahoma City and his story of how he became a dyed-in the wool pioneer, starting as a gold miner, becoming an Army Scout, freighter and rancher. Organized the Missouri River Stockmen Association as told in this rare magazine
MILES, Nelson A., General * - 1850 - 1900 era - Named in story of Adolph Roenigk entitled THE FIGHT AT FOSSIL CREEK by J. L. Beardsley who tells of the attacks of Cheyenne Chiefs Tall Bull and Roman Nose on the workmen of the Union Pacific Railway in Kansas as found in this old western magazine.
MILES, Nelson A., General * - 1850 - 1900 era- Site Italy, Western United States. Named in LITTLE SISTER OF COURAGE by Louise Cheney writes lovingly of Sister Blandina who, with crucifix in hand and a deep abiding faith in her heart became a part of America's great frontier as found in this very rare Western magazine
MILES, Nelson A., General - 1861 era - Location: WY. Named in story entitled WAS TOM HORN TWO MEN? by Dean Krakel who reports on one of the most argued about trials in frontier history as found in this old, complete western magazine.
MILES, Nelson A., General of the U. S. Army - 1850 - 90 era. Location: KS MT, OR. Named in story entitled CHIEF JOSEPH - INDIAN STATESMAN by Stephanie Cooper Shulsinger of the Chief of the Nez Perce Indians who led his people in war and peace - courageous in battle - wise and patient in defeat as found in this old, complete, western magazine.
MILES, Nelson A., General * - 1890 - Location South Dakota - Named in historic story entitled THE TRIBE THAT DANCED ITSELF TO DEATH by B. Hale Pinot which tells of the strange and tragic steps to the Battle of Wounded Knee - the last of the Indian wars as found in this very rare and complete western magazine.
MILES, Nelson A., General * - 1900 - 30 era - Location - OK, SD, TX - Named in story entitled "It's A Horseless Carriage" by Sam Henderson covering the changing effect of the west by the charging auto. Covers the introduction of the car and pictures of famous autos of persons of importance in our American culture as found in a seldom read western magazine.
MILES, Nelson A., General * - Era 1874 - Area: Kansas. Named in true story entitled Charge of the Wagon Train, which tells of the winning of a Congressional Medal of Honor by Captain Frank D. Baldwin, 5th United States Infantry in the rescue of two white girl captives and the defeat of 450 warriors of Chief Gray Beard in which our Army troops were outnumbered 9 to 1 but Baldwin devised a plan to attack them with wagon trains and it worked as found in this very rare and complete western American magazine.
MILES, Nelson A., General *, - 1874 - Location: Monument Station, Kansas. Named in story entitled A PRISONER OF THE CHEYENNE, tale of the John German family who were struck by a Cheyenne War Party and five were slaughtered and four of their girls were taken prisoners. Story relates their fate and the action of the 19th U. S. Army Infantry as published in this complete western magazine.
MILES, Nelson A., General- 1865 era – Location: WA Territory. Named in story entitled “The Colville Indian’s Helen Toulou” by Thelma Kimmel which relates the story of pioneer days in the Fort Spokane area as found in this complete, seldom read western magazine.
MILES, Nelson A., Colonel - Pioneer West Era. Location - Western United States. Named in story entitled CATTLE KINGS by George A. Wallis who writes of the lives of those men who took two elements - livestock and the range - each as wild as the other and refused to quit until they established the great ranches of the west as published in this old western magazine. Part 1
MILES, Nelson A., General of the U. S. Army - 1860 - 76. Location DAKOTA TERRITORY, MT, WY. Named in story entitled Bloody Knife – Custer’s Favorite Scout by Ernest Lisle Reedstrom who reports of the loyalty of one half-breed Indian Scout who gained Custer’s respect and ultimately his death in fighting against Custer’s foes. It is an exciting story of his fights along the pioneer western front with actual pictures showing his friendship and respect from Custer as found in this seldom opened western magazine.
MILES, Nelson A., General - 1875 - 84 ERA. Location: Montana. Named in story entitled The Red Napoleon of the West by Helen Clark tells of the trials and tribulation of those involved in the fight at the battle of Big Hole. There were heroes here aplenty but one wore a Black Robe – Father Reverend Anthony Ravalli, S. J. of St. Mary’s mission at Stevensville in the Bitterroot Valley and this rare western magazine tells the story.
MILES, Nelson A., General, 1880 era. Written up in, "The School Teacher who Arrested Geronimo" By: Ed Earl Repp Story of John P. Clum who tamed the wild Apaches and arrested the cunning Geronimo.
MILES, Nelson A., General - 1894 - 1930 - Named in fantastic story entitled SHADOW WARRIORS: REAL INDIANS IN THE MOVIES w photos courtesy of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences. Tells the story of the making of films entitled Ghost Dance, Indian War Council and The Vanishing American using real Indians who had fought in the wars..
MILES, Nelson A., - 1897 era - Major General and Commanding General of the U. S. Army named in this story which which chronicles the activity of the 25th U. S. Infantry Bicycle Corps which was a test of the bicycle's ability to function for the U. S. Army. Trip started at Fort Missoula and ended at St. Louis Missouri. Rare and unusual item of Black Americana as found in this seldom read western magazine.
MILES, Nelson General - 1888 era - Frederick Remington, Author and engravings pictured in A Scout With the Buffalo Soldiers in rarely found Western Magazine
MILES, Nelson General (ANNIE OAKLEY - LITTLE MISS SURESHOT, Westerm Story of Frontier Days)
MILES, Nelson A., General - 1925 - Site: USA. Named in original story entitled HOW JOHN L. (SULLIVAN) LICKED JOHN BARLEYCORN which declares that the toughest bout the Heavyweight Champion ever had was the one to lick his drinking problem as saved from this old American magazine
MILES, Nelson A., General - 1925 - Named in article about Jean A. Le Roy entitled "A FILM PIONEER WHO HELPED MAKE THE MOVIES POSSIBLE" with picture of America's First Projection Machine which actually threw the image upon a screen as described and saved from this old American Pictorial Magazine.
MILES, Nelson, Colonel - 1870 - Location: MT, WY. Named in story entitled "Another Survivor of the Custer Battle" by Harry J. Owen who states that overlooked by history, there were some 140 horses that survived the famous 7th Cavalry massacre. Here he cites interesting facts and figures seldom found as published in this old, complete, western magazine.MILES, Nelson A. * General (WOUNDED KNEE - MEDAL OF HONOR WINNER WEINERT, Western Story)
MILES, Nelson, General Following Civil War- "The Men in Command of Our Fighting Force". Saturday Evening Post 1901.
MILES, O. B. -- 1854 - 1922 - POLAND, TX. Named in story entitled POLISH PEASANTS IN WILDERNESS COUNTRY by Constantina Adamietz with photo provided by the Institute of Texas Culture of Polish immigrants in colonial Texas history as found in old western, complete magazine
MILES, W. R. (Doctor at Carnegie Nutrition Laboratory, Boston) - 1916 - Study of Nature of Alcohol as featured in this National News Mag.
MILEY, Marion * - 1936 - Members of the American Woman's Golf team is pictured as they arrived at Waterloo Station, London on their way to Gleneagles to meet the British team in the Curtis Cup as saved from this old American pictorial magazine.
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