Michael Murphy hosts this collection of highlights from the "Wild West Collection" of the PBS "American Experience" series, featuring excerpts from its documentaries on Annie Oakley, Billy the Kid, Buffalo Bill, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, Custer's Last Stand, Jesse James, Kit Carson and Wyatt Earp. Also: remarks from the filmmakers behind the documentaries; and "American Experience" executive producer Mark Samels.
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