At the end of the Old West era many boom towns were abandoned. Citizens packed their bags and left without looking back. Many of these are now referred to as ghost towns, because of their empty, haunting vibe. 445 more words
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“The variations on the role of the Western heroine found in Michelena’s characters are unusual for their time, allowing for an unprecedented fluidity in both ethnic and gender identity.” (Lyons, par.
When thinking of the Western genre, the likes of John Wayne and Clint Eastwood instantly come to mind, with films such as The Searchers, Rio Bravo, … 855 more words