Herstory Talk: Lady at the O.K. Corral: The True Story of Josephine Marcus Earp
September 22, 2013
Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art, Forum, 4th Floor
While popular film typically depicts the Wild West as a desert full of coarse and lonesome men, this talk presents a tenacious woman at the center of the infamous gunfight at the O.K. Corral. Historian Ann Kirschner tells the story of frontierswoman Josephine Marcus Earp, her journey from New York to the West, and her life with lawman Wyatt Earp. This program is free with Museum admission.