William M. Tilghman
William Tilghman was described as an efficient lawman who served Dodge City as marshal from 1884 - 1886. Before joining the police force, he was a buffalo hunter and later co-owner of the Crystal Palace saloon in Dodge City.
Entry: Tilghman, William M.
Author: Kansas Historical Society
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Date Created: February 2011
Date Modified: March 2011
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