Arizona's Deadliest Gunfight

Arizona's Deadliest Gunfight

Draft Resistance and Tragedy at the Power Cabin, 1918

Book - 2018
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"Delves into the background and historical context of the shootout in 1918, likely the deadliest armed resistance to draft evasion during World War I, between Jeff Power's family and sheriff Frank McBride and his deputies at a remote mining cabin in in Keilberg Canyon"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, [2018]
ISBN: 9780806160016
Branch Call Number: 940.53161 Os71a 2018
Characteristics: pages cm
Additional Contributors: Power (Family : Ariz.)


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Long before sun-up on a frigid February morning, gunfire tore through an Arizona mining shack spraying splinters of wood and blood into history. Within minutes, Sheriff Frank McBride, two deputies and Jeff Power lay dead. Jeff’s sons Tom and John, and hired hand Tom Sisson lit out horseback—promp... Read More »

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