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The Wild West

Life In The Early Days

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Life In The Early Days
Economic and Social Conditions
Clamity Jane
Billy The Kid
Erastus Beadle Publishing
Charles M. Russel and Frederic Remington

Geographic Conditions

In the early days of the wild west, a great deal of the land was in the public domain (open to use, not owned), open both to livestock raising as open range, and to homesteading.
 

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The "Western" States: Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Colorado, Wyoming, Montana, Idaho, Utah, and Arizona, but the Western Rgion also includes Alaska, Hawaii, Calafornia, Idaho,Nevada, Oregon and Washington.