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Slaughter RanchIn 1887, John Slaughter purchased the ranch that is now known as the San Bernardino Wildlife Refuge. He re-established cattle ranching and farming and they continued until 1979. The ranch is now registered as a National Historic Landmark and provides a glimpse of turn-of-the-century life in the lush ranchland of Southern Arizona.

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Douglas became known as one of the last gathering places for the West's diminishing lawless element. More than 15 saloons opened in 1902, with gambling in most saloons and play was long and heavy.
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