a cemetery of a frontier settlement, especially one in which gunfighters were buried.
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How to use boot hill in a sentence
However, researchers believe there are actually around 50 bodies buried in and around boot hill.The Bone Collectors Get to Work at Florida’s Dozier School | Christine Pelisek | September 6, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Last weekend, excavators from USF began scouring a section near boot hill, an area near where the “colored” inmates were housed.The Bone Collectors Get to Work at Florida’s Dozier School | Christine Pelisek | September 6, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
They buried them on the little boot-hill overlooking the ranch buildings.When the West Was Young | Frederick R. Bechdolt
More than forty years have passed since they 297 buried him in the little boot-hill at Florence, Arizona.When the West Was Young | Frederick R. Bechdolt