James Burnett was shot and killed by William Greene, but was it murder or something else?
About the only fact that is indisputable in the death of James C. Burnett was that he was shot four times by William C. Greene at the O.K. Corral on July 1, 1897. Unfortunately, the events that lead up to those fatal shots are hard to pin down.
People often think that water killed mining here, but the truth is far different.
George Buford built a wonderful house for his family in 1887, but it is a haunted location today.
The Birdcage Theatre was one of the wildest places in Tombstone. Today it is a museum with a lot of ghosts hanging around.
We had rail service from 1903 until 1960 and this post describes the plans and eventual right-of-way.
Ed Schieffelin was Tombstone’s founder and we are celebrating his legacy with a family-friendly, fun weekend in Tombstone.
The Tombstone City Cemetery is the final resting place for more than 1800 of our citizens who have died since 1884.
The Buford House was an old boarding house but is said to be one of the most haunted locations in Tombstone today.
The Jewish Memorial commemorates the Jews who were part of our origin.
The deaths of Albert Blair and Samuel Barrow was one of the saddest chapters in Tombstone’s history.
The Crystal Palace is one of the oldest bars in Arizona, and it has ghosts as an added benefit!
Brunckow’s Cabin is said to be the most haunted location in the entire state of Arizona.
Everyone knows about the Earps’ gunfights, but few know about the mine they owned.
The Courthouse is a wonderful museum and haunted location.
Nino Cochise purported to be the grandson of Chief Cochise, but was he a fraud?
This post describes the more important of the mines in and around Tombstone.
Why I use the name “Parson George” for the ghost tour.
Boothill was the first graveyard in Tombstone and it contains the remains of 273 of our earliest pioneers. There are bad guys here, but also the innocent and even the unknown. This post includes a table listing all of the Boothill residents.
The Tombstone Mining District was nearly 100 square miles and included 60 producing mines. This post introduces all of the mining districts in Cochise County and includes a map outlining the Tombstone District.