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The American West

Gallows at Bannack, Montana, ghost town. This is a modern reconstruction. The original was destroyed by vandals, after being used to hang five men. One was the town's outlaw sheriff, Henry Plummer, who was leader of a gang of murderous robbers called "The Innocents." After pleading his innocence, Plummer asked the Vigilantes to "give me a good drop." They obliged.