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The dalton brothers were one of the most famous outlaw gangs of the old west, and today visitors to the friendly little town of meade, kansas can walk in their footprints at the dalton gang hideout. The dalton gang based in kansas grat dalton was born near lawrence, kansas also going down in history by accomplishing something that no. Dalton days 2009 june 6-7 dalton gang hideout, meade watch history come alive at dalton days the dalton days wild west fest, which takes place in meade in june, will once again host living history reenactments and gunfight competitions during the celebration. Home of eva dalton whipple, sister to the famous dalton brothers gang restored as it was in 1887 consists of the outlaw hideout, escape tunnel to the barn, museum of western artifacts, and a western souvenir shop.
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Eyewitness account of the fierce shoot-out in coffeyville, kansas that spelled the end of the dalton gang. On this day in 1892, the famous dalton gang attempts the daring daylight robbery of two coffeyville, kansas, banks at the same time but if the gang members believed the sheer audacity of their plan would bring them success, they were sadly. Dalton gang coffeyville kansas raid skip navigation doolin/dalton gang hideout & native american petroglyphs cave - duration: history help about. Kansas property housed notorious dalton gang by terry the dalton gang hideout but also contains a large collection of local history and western artifacts.
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