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Frederick Nolan

Some called Frederick Nolan the Godfather of Billy the Kid history books.

The English writer had a personal and professional background that was as far away as the notorious New Mexico outlaw’s life as day is from night.

But he formed a connection to the Kid through another Englishman — John Henry Tunstall, one of the major players in the Lincoln County War.

General Assignment Reporter

Robert Nott has covered education and youth issues for the Santa Fe New Mexican. He is assigned to The New Mexican's city desk where he covers a general assignment beat.

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