Display of Territorial Cattle Brands
Title:
Display of Territorial Cattle Brands
Lincoln New Mexico (NM), Linen unused

Description:
The Old Lincoln County Courthouse State Monument.


Old Lincon County Court House
Title:
Old Lincon County Court House
Lincoln New Mexico (NM), Linen PM 1940 Oct-18



Court House and Windown from Which Billie The Kid
Title:
Court House and Windown from Which Billie The Kid
Lincoln New Mexico (NM), Real Photo unused

Description:
shot Bob Dillinger the guard as he approached


The Old Lincoln County Court House
Title:
The Old Lincoln County Court House
Lincoln New Mexico (NM), Linen unused

Description:
The old Lincoln County Court House, repaired and restored as a state monument in southern New Mexico, but could the old adobe walls talk they would tell the tales of the bloody Lincoln County War and of the escape of New Mexico's No. 1 bad-man, Billy the Kid, who shot down two of his guards in the dash for freedom. Carrizozo, New Mexico, is now the seat of Lincoln County - but old Lincoln served in that capacity in its heydey. The building is now a museum



Billy the Kid - The Old Court House
Title:
Billy the Kid - The Old Court House
Lincoln New Mexico (NM), Divided Back

Description:
Where Billy the Kid killed his two guards and made his escape while under sentence of death for killing Sheriff Brady in 1886


Old Lincoln County Court House State Monument
Title:
Old Lincoln County Court House State Monument
Lincoln New Mexico (NM), Chrome unused

Description:
This adobe structure built in 1874 as Murphy-Dolan store, served as courthouse 1880-1913. Pat Garret, first sheriff with offices in building, imprisoned "Billy The Kid" in upstairs room. The young outlaw dramatically escaped April 28, 1881



The Old Lincoln County Court House
Title:
The Old Lincoln County Court House
Lincoln New Mexico (NM), Linen unused

Description:
the old Lincoln County Court House, repaired and restored to the original lines, stands today as a State Monument in southern New Mexico, but could the old adobe walls talk they would tell the tales of the bloody Lincoln County War and of the escape of New Mexico's No. 1 bad-man, Billy the Kid, who shot down two of his guards in the dash for freedom. Carrizozo, New Mexico, is now the seat of Lincoln County - but old Lincoln served in that capacity in its heyday. The building is now a museum


Torreon
Title:
Torreon
Lincoln New Mexico (NM), Chrome unused

Description:
One of Lincoln's earliest structures. Built in the 1850's. Its thick walls protected Spanish - Americans against the Apaches. In Lincoln Co. War Murphy's sharpshooters were here stationed. In 1937 Chaves Country Historical Society undertook restoration of tower. The Torreon or Tower was used for defense against the Indians by the early settlers of Lincoln, New Mexico.



The Old Lincoln County Court House
Title:
The Old Lincoln County Court House
Lincoln New Mexico (NM), Linen unused

Description:
The old Lincoln County Court House, repaired and restored to the original lines, stands today as a State Monument in Southern New Mexico, but could the old adobe walls talk they would tell the tales of the bloody Lincoln County War and of the escape of New Mexico's No. 1 bad-man, Billy the Kid, who shot down two of is guards in the dash for freedom. Carrizozo, New Mexico, is now the seat of Lincoln county - but old Lincoln served in that capacity in its heyday. the building is now a museum.




Total: 9 Items