James Earp left, Morgan Earp right, this is an albumen print that was never mounted. Of the many Morgans I have, this is probably my favorite, and id say of all the Earp boys Morgan was the most jocular. Original image from the collection of P.
This photo of Louisa Houston, Morgan Earp’s wife, has never been published before appearing in Sherry Monahan’s new book, Mrs. Earp: Wives and Lovers of the Earp Brothers. The Dedicated Women Behind the Earp Men: ck
morgan-earp Deputy Morgan Earp is known for helping his brothers confront outlaw Cowboys in the Gunfight at the O. Corral in Many cowboys were out to kill Earp. The Cowboys eventually ambushed Earp and shot and killed him in the night.