These sites highlight famous American outlaws and their gangs during Wild West. There are biographies, photos, robbery history, and interview transcripts. Includes a lesson plan and primary resources such as maps, newspapers, and wanted posters.
This is a student-created site that includes information about six famous Wild West outlaws. Biographies, photos, gang members, and robbery history of each outlaw is included. Also learn about loots, targets of robberies, timelines, games, and a glossary related to outlaws.
This lesson plan is part of the film of the Jesse James legend. Through activities related to history, civics, geography, and economics, students will learn about the legend of Jesse James vs. the reality of his life and analysis of why he was famous. Timelines and photo galleries are included. Click "Shooting Gallery" in the Special Features to test your knowledge about some of the myths of Jesse James.
This site provides comprehensive information about Billy the Kids. Includes biography, myths and facts, letters and interviews, films, photos, timelines, and maps. Note: There are links to external sites in Links section.