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Tombstone, Arizona: The Town Too Tough to Die, and home of the world famous O.K. Corral!
Welcome to Tombstone, AZ. Ed Schieffelin founded Tombstone in 1879. Before he found a vein of silver near the San Pedro River, he was warned that all he would find was his tombstone. Soon thereafter, the town would become a boomtown. By the beginning of 1881, there were 1000 people there, and would become the seat of Cochise County within a year.
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Video by famed Tombstone historian Tim Fattig