Homestead proof for Virgil Walter Earp


Virgil Earp, the brother of famous lawman Wyatt Earp, followed his family West in the 1860s after his service with the Union Army during the Civil War. He participated in the Gunfight at the OK Corral in Arizona Territory in 1877 and filed this homestead proof at the Prescott, Arizona, Land Office on April 1, 1900.

National Archives, Records of the Bureau of Land Management


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