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Cochise County




This is a fluid list of publications as I cross paths with them. Some have an outside link to purchase, others have a link to the table of contents/names found in the publication. I have a growing personal collection and would be happy to look up specific information.  Additional book information gratefully accepted.


An Arizona Chronology The Territorial Years 1846 - 1912, Douglas D. Martin, 1963. University of Arizona Press

Images of America Dude Ranching in Arizona, Russell True, 2016. Arcadia Publishing.

Who's Who in Arizona Vol. 1, Jo Conners, 1913. Classic Reprint Series Forgotten Books


Around Benson (AZ) (Images of America), E.K. Suagee, 2009. Arcadia Publishing.


Bisbee, Ethel Jackson Price, 2004. Arcadia Publishing.

Bisbee Not So Long Ago, Opie Rundle Burgess, 1967. Published by the Naylor Co.

Bisbee (Postcard History), Annie Graeme Larkin, 2013. Arcadia Publishing.

Bisbee: Queen of the Copper Camps, Lynn R. Bailey, 1883. Westernlore Press.

Bisbee The Alchemical City of The Borderlands, Virgil Hancock III, 2023. Published by Virgil Hancock III.

Early Bisbee (Images of America), Annie Graeme Larkin and Richard W. Graeme IV, 2015. Arcadia Publishing

Forging the Copper Collar. Arizona's Labor-Management War of 1901-1921, James W. Byrkit, 1932. University of Arizona Press.

Going back to Bisbee, Richard Shelton, 2016. Published by the University of Arizona

7 Bells Mine Safety and Accidents at Bisbee, Arizona, Richard William Graeme IV, 2016. Copper Czar Publishing.

Whispers of the Underworld: Bisbee's Red Light District, Richard William Graeme IV, 2017. Copper Czar Publishing.

Chiricahua Apaches

Apache Voices: Their Stories of Survival as Told to Eve Ball, Sherry Robinson, 2003. Universtity of New Mexico Press.

Cochise Chiricahua Apache Chief, Edwin R. Sweeney, 1995. University of Oklahoma Press.

Cochise Firsthand Accounts of the Chiricahua Apache Chief, Edwin R. Sweeny, 2014. University of Oklahoma Press.

From Cochise to Geronimo. The Chiricahua Appaches, 1874-1886, Edwin R. Sweeney, 2010. University of Oklahoma Press.

From Fort Marion to Fort Sill: A documentary History of the Chiracahua Apache Prisoners of War, 1886-1913, Alicia Delgadillo with Miriam A. Perrett. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2013.

Making Peace With Cochise. The 1872 Journal of Captain Joseph Alton Sladen, edited by Edwin R. Sweeney, 2008. University of Oklahoma Press.

The Struggle for Apacheria, Peter Cozzen, 2001. Stackpole Books.

Salvation Through Slavery: Chiricahua Apaches and Priests on the Spanish Colonial Frontier, H. Henrietta Stokel, 2008. University of New Mexico Press.

Chiricahua Mountains

The Chiricahua Journals - Stories of Arizona Lawmen, Cowboys and Miners, Ralph W. Morrow, 2010. Chiricahua Press.

The Chiricahua Mountains: History and Nature (Natural History), William Ascarza, 2014. The History Press.

Cochise County

Cochise County Cowboys Who were these men?, Joyce Aros, 2011. Goose Flats Publishing

Cochise County Past and Present, Ervin Bond, 1982. Published by Ervin Bond.

Cochise County Stalwarts. A Who's Who of the Terrirorial Years, Volume One: A-K, Laynn R. Bailey and Don Chaput, 2000. Published by Westernlore Press

Cochise County Stalwarts. A Who's Who of the Terrirorial Years, Volume One: L-Z, Laynn R. Bailey and Don Chaput, 2000. Published by Westernlore Press

Dever: The Life and Death of America's Sheriff, William R. Daniel with contributions from Larry Dempster. 2015. Cochise County Production.

Percy Bowden. Born to be a Frontier Lawman, Ervin Bond, 1976. Published by Ervin Bond.

So Said the Coroner: How They Died in Old Cochise, Grace McCool, 1968. Published by The Tombstone Epitaph.

That Wicked Little Gringo (The Story of John Slaughter), Ben T. Traywick, 2001. Published by Red Marie's Bookstore.

They Plowed Up Hell In Old Cochise, Paul Franke, 1950. Published by the Douglas Climate Club.

Dos Cabasas

The Story of Dos Cabasas, author Phyllis de la Garza, photographer Carol Wien, 1995. Published by Westernlore Press.


Class - The Wreakage of An American Family by Geoffrey Douglas, 1992. Published by Henry Holt Á Company.

Douglas, Arizona - It's First 75 Years and a Few More, Ervin Bond, 1976. Published by the Douglas Bicentennial Commision.

Douglas, Arizona Little League by Hector "Pato" Leon, 2016. Published by Hector Leon.

Douglas (Images of America), Cindy Hayostek, 2009. Arcadia Publishing.

Just Seven Blocks From The Mexican Border by Paul Nichols, 2009. Published by Inheritance Press

The Regals Sons of Douglas by Glibert LeFebvre, 2018. Published by Philadelphians Publications


Fort Bowie Combat Post of the Southwest 1858-1894, Douglas C. McChristian, 2006. University of Okalahoma Press.

Fort Huachuca (AZ) (Images of America), Ethel Jackson Price, 2004. Arcadia Publishing. Fort Huachuca: The Story of a Frontier Post, Cornelius C. Smith Jr., 1976. Huachuca Museum Society.


Hereford: The History of a Forgotten Frontier Town, Suzanne Arnold, 2012. San Pedro Press.

Miracle Valley

The Search for Justice: Sequel to Shootout at Miracle Valley, William R. Daniel, 2010. Published by Wheatmark.

Shootout at Miracle Valley, William R. Daniel, 2008. Published by Wheatmark.


"On the Bench" The History of Miramonte, Arizona 1912-1921 A Record of the Mormon Refugees and other Homsteaders, Marcella Martineau McCord Roe, 2011. Family Heritage Publisher.


A Portal to Paradise, Alden C. Hayes, 1999. University of Arizona Press.


A Portal to Paradise, Alden C. Hayes, 1999. University of Arizona Press.

Portal of the Chiricahuas (Images of America), Deborah Galloway and Jeanne Williams, 2016. Arcadia Publishing.

San Simon

The Unwashed Crowd, Stockmen and Ranches of San Simon and Sulpher Springs Valley, Arizona, Lynn R. Bailey, 2014. Westernlore Press.


Around Tombstone: Ghost Towns and Gunfights (Images of Merica: Arizona), Jane Eppinga, 2009. Published by Arcadia Publishing.

Chronicles of Tombstone, Ben T. Traywick, 1996. Coastwide T.L.C. Inc.

Historical Documents and Photographs of Tombstone, Ben T. Traywick, 1994. Red Marie's Bookstore.

John Ringo, King of the Cowboys: His Life and Times From the Hoo Doo War to Tombstone, David Johnson and Chuck Parsons, 2012. Published by University of North Texas Press.

Murdered On The Streets Of Tombstone, Joyce Aros, 2013. Goose Flats Publishing.

Portrait of a Prospector Edward Schieffelin's Own Story, R. Bruce Craig, 2017. University of Oklahoma Press.

Spirits of the Border: The History and Mystery of Tombstone, AZ, Sharon Hudnall and Ken Hudnall, 2006. Published by Omega Press.

The Earp Brothers of Tombstone, Frank Waters, 1960. Bramhall House.

The McLaurys in Tombstone, Arizona: An O.K. Corral Obituary, Paul Lee Johnson, 2012. University of North Texas Press.

The O.K. Corral Inquest, Edited by Alford E. Turner, 1981. Creative Publishing Company.

Tombstone (Images of America), Jane Eppinga, 2003. Arcadia Publishing.

Tombstone, A.T: A History of Early Mining, Milling and Mayhem (Western Lands and Waters), Wm. B. Shillingberg, 2016. University of Oklahoma Press.

Tombstone's Epitaph: The History of a Frontier Town as Chronicled in its Newspaper, Edited by Douglas D. Martin, 1997. University of Okalahoma Press.

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