Steve Wilson, who was born in Lawton, Oklahoma, in the fabled Wichita Mountains, is a graduate of Central State University, Edmond, Oklahoma. From childhood he was entranced by his grandfather's stories about Frank James, Cole Younger, Al Jennings, Heck Thomas, Quanah Parker, and Geronimo, all of' whom the elder Wilson met when he was an early settler in Lawton Wilson became interested in writing this book, when he discovered that many of the tales had never ÿbeen recorded. He is Director of the Institute of the Great Plains and editor of the Great Plains Journal whose headquarters are in the Museum of the Great Plains, Elmer Thomas Park, Lawton. He is the author of many articles on southwestern Americana.
Great addition to the Enloe Museum library ! Incredible stories and interesting history of Oklahoma !Published 2 months ago by Enloe Museum
Book is quality and many photos of Historic and Pre-Historic artifacts from Oklahoma, A Nice read for the Archaeologist and the like.Published 19 months ago by David