Wild Bill Hickok, Historic Deadwood

Wild Bill Hickok

On August 2, 1876, James Butler "Wild Bill" Hickok met his maker in Deadwood, Dakota Territory. He was shot in the back by Jack McCall while playing a game of poker in the Saloon #10 and later laid to rest at Mount Moriah Cemetery. Today, Deadwood still honors and pays homage to this great figure of the American West.

Historic Deadwood
Wild Bill Hickok, Historic Deadwood
Old Style Saloon #10, Historic Deadwood
Old Style Saloon #10, Historic Deadwood
Adams Museum, Deadwood
Old Style Saloon #10, Historic Deadwood
Historic Deadwood
Mount Moriah Cemetery, Deadwood