Nov 07, · Nat Love, alias Deadwood Dick, was one of the early prototypes for the American Cowboy, though not the one that predominated in Hollywood. Born a slave on a plantation in Tennessee, he left home in and headed West to find a better xhuster.xyz: Michael Zimny. Nov 29, · IT doesn't take a theatergoer more than a glance at the title and subtitle of “Deadwood Dick, Legend of the West or They Went Thataway,” now running at .
Nov 12, · In this guest blog post, Scott digs into old newspapers to see if the Wild West’s legendary character “Deadwood Dick” was a real person or just a myth. Early in my family history and genealogy work I made, what was for me, a remarkable discovery. I found that I had a significant branch of second cousins in Cornwall in the United Kingdom.