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American West History and Lore

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There is still, and always will be, so much more to explore in the American West.

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There is still, and always will be, so much more to explore in the American West.

iTunes Ratings

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Excellent

By katenmkate - May 20 2019
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Rhoades? More please. Five stars !

Great

By brianjets - Sep 24 2018
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Great podcast about the old west, needs to be a longer, love it.

iTunes Ratings

72 Ratings
Average Ratings
58
6
3
3
2

Excellent

By katenmkate - May 20 2019
Read more
Rhoades? More please. Five stars !

Great

By brianjets - Sep 24 2018
Read more
Great podcast about the old west, needs to be a longer, love it.
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American West History and Lore

Latest release on Aug 05, 2018

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: 19-Butch Cassidy and the Fort Worth Five Photograph

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On this episode we talk about a couple different variations concerning the infamous Wild Bunch photograph known as the Fort Worth Five

Jun 14 2018

11mins

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Rank #2: 18-Bodie, California

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Bodie is probably one of the most widely known ghost towns of the American west with its colorful towns folk and haunted history Tune in to hear about it all

Jun 08 2018

10mins

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Rank #3: 22-Tommyknockers in the American West

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On this episode we talk a little bit about those mischievous wee little beings known to warn miners of impending danger

Jun 28 2018

13mins

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Rank #4: 6-The Curious Death of Meriwether Lewis

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Did Meriwether Lewis commit suicide Or was he murdered The death of one of Americas greatest explorers is surrounded in mystery

Oct 22 2017

11mins

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Rank #5: 9-The Lost Mine of John D. Lee

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On this episode we discuss the importance of historical preservation as well as John D Lee the only man punished and executed for his involvement in the Mountain Meadows Massacre and his lost mine

Dec 02 2017

22mins

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Rank #6: 14-The Haunted Grand Canyon

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Did you know Walt Disney had an awesome dedication to the Grand Canyon at Disneyland built in 1958 Did you also know that The Grand Canyon is no stranger to the paranormal Tune in now to hear the stories

May 07 2018

14mins

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Rank #7: 10-The Ghost Town of South Pass City, Wyoming

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On this episode we delve into some of the history of a very often visited ghost town known as South Pass City in Wyoming

Jan 27 2018

13mins

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Rank #8: 4-Poor Ol' Joe "Hooch" Simpson

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On this episode of The American West Podcast we discuss the restoration of Butch Cassidys boyhood home the unfortunate demise of Joe Hooch Simpson and discuss John Wesley Powell in a new segment entitled Explorers of the West

Sep 24 2017

9mins

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Rank #9: 3-Bodies in the Hoover Dam? Nah.

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On this episode of The American West Podcast we talk briefly about the myth and lore of bodies being buried within the Hoover Dam and the Flaming Gorge Dam

Sep 13 2017

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Rank #10: 17-Ghostly Garnet

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When people think of Ghost Towns well they think of ghosts living in that town Though many Ghost Towns arent inhabited with otherworldly beings and they are in fact just and abandoned town Garnet may be the exception

May 31 2018

12mins

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