25 Most Notorious Outlaws of the Old Wild West

The Old Wild West happens to be one of the most fascinating periods in American history. Because of the intrigue surrounding that period (between the 1630s and 1880s), there have arisen numerous myths and massive folktales about the many characters who played a role in building the West.

We happened to come upon a handful of amazing portraits featuring the most notorious outlaws. The above slideshow includes a few facts about these troublemakers and what they are best known for including Jesse James, Bonnie & Clyde, The Sundance Kid, Wyatt Earp, and more.

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