The nature of the Wild West a century and a half ago

Wild West - a place name in the 1860-1890's, located on the territory of modern American states of Montana, New Mexico, Colorado, Texas and others, which gradually expanded and moved to the west to the Pacific Ocean.

In 1860-1870-ies photographer Timothy O'Sullivan has created one of the most famous collections of images in American history. Photos of Timothy O'Sullivan | Library of Congress.




















































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