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A formal portrait of Dodge City, Kansas, marshall Edward J. Masterson (1852-1878), older brother of William Barclay "Bat" Masterson. Marshall Ed Masterson was killed in a gunfight on April 9, 1878, in Dodge City from a chest wound he received while attempting to disarm drunken cowboy, Jack Wagner.
Date: Between 1872 and 1878
Item Number: 500
Call Number: B Masterson, Edward J. *1
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 500
Business and Industry - Occupations/Professions - Police officers
Government and Politics - Crime and Punishment - Law enforcement officers
People - Men
Thematic Time Period - Cattle Drives, 1867-1885