Carbon copies and original letters from various researchers concerning the identify, life, and death of Billy the Kid. Also included are photocopies of documents concerning Billy the Kid's capture and death: copies of the death warrant and order to execute Billy the Kid by Governor of New Mexico Lew Wallace, 1881; copy of Spanish document concerning the body of Billy the Kid, 1881; and copies of correspondence dated 1880., 1873-1955
File — Folder: 1
Scope and Content
From the Collection: Collection consists of copies of research materials from various repositories and original correspondence concerning William H. Bonney (Billy the Kid), 1873-1955. Some material is in Spanish.
Language of Materials
From the Collection: English, and Spanish.
From the Collection: 1 Folder