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History 605 S3 Ep 12: How did the Wild West turn out in real life?

In this episode, we speak with University of South Dakota Law Professor Tom Simmons to see what happened when angry investor Peter Wintermute and Acting Territorial Governor Edwin McCook have a shootout and brawl in the midst of a Yankton public meeting. A shocking and sad event that stunned the nation in 1873.

Read his article here: