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Josie Earp: Josephine Sarah Marcus Earp (1861-December 19, 1944) was an American part-time actress and dancer who was best known as the wife of famed Old West lawman and gambler Wyatt Earp. Known as "Sadie" to the public in 1881, she met Wyatt in the frontier boom town Tombstone, Arizona Territory when she was living with Cochise County Sheriff Johnny Behan. She became Earp's common-law wife for 46 years.

Josephine Sarah Marcus Earp was an American part-time actress and dancer who was best known as "Sadie", Earp's common-law wife for 46 years

Kaloma, 1914. Controversy of who this woman is, often purported to be Josie Earp, the wife of famed sheriff of the Old West, Wyatt Earp

“Kaloma” This photogravure of a semi-nude woman was published on the cover of I Married Wyatt Earp. Editor Glen Boyer insisted it was a picture of Josephine Earp, but could not provide any proof.

Josephine Marcus Earp | Unusual Historicals: Love Affairs: Wyatt Earp & Josie Marcus

This is not Josephine Marcus Earp. This photo, known as Kaloma ,was first produced and used back in 1914 for a variety of promotional materials and eventually used as the album cover for Vanilla Fudge. Josie Earp was 54 years old in

JOSIE EARP PHOTO WIFE OF GAMBLER GUNFIGHTER LAWMAN WYATT EARP TOMBSTONE #20682 | eBay

Josie earp photo wife of gambler gunfighter lawman wyatt earp tombstone #20682

JOSIE EARP PHOTO WIFE OF GAMBLER GUNFIGHTER LAWMAN WYATT EARP TOMBSTONE #20682 | eBay

Josie Earp - Wyatt Earps Wife

“Kaloma" Originally produced as an art print. The risqué image was popular and sold well. Also in the image appeared on the cover of "Kaloma, Valse Hesitante (Hesitation Waltz)” composed.

Josephine Earp -Fun and interesting read.

In an American writer and Wild West enthusiast Glenn Boyer published I Married Wyatt Earp, a memoir based on various manuscripts, hand-written notes and material supposedly written by Josephine and close friends during her lifetime.

Wyatt Earp's Northern Saloon, Tonopah, Nevada, circa 1902. The man in the center is believed to be Wyatt Earp, and the woman on the left is often identified as Josephine Earp.

Wyatt Earp's Northern Saloon, Tonopah, Nevada, circa The man in the center is believed to be Wyatt Earp, and the woman on the left is often identified as Josephine Earp.

Josie Earp - Wyatt Earps wife This image is used on a 60's Concert poster (done in red) I'm still looking for that poster to pin.

Photograph taken in Tombstone, Arizona of Josephine Sarah Marcus Earp, Wyatt Earp's common-law wife.

Josie Earp | Josie Earp poem postcard

Poetry, posters, and artwork inspired by American Western history