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History of the Discovery of Tombstone, Arizona, as Told by Edward Lawrence Schieffelin

Edward Lawrence Schieffelin

Edward Schieffelin, 1847-1897, was a prospector and discovered the silver mines of the San Pedro Valley, which led to the establishment of Tombstone, Ariz.

A version edited by Ben Traywick, was published by Red Marie's, 1988.Typescript, accompanied by an autobiographical sketch, and letter of transmittal from Mrs. Josephine F. Garrick. Also included are three photographs of Schieffelin: two studio portraits and in Alaska with a dog sled team.